ASA Smart Licensing Fails Due to Certificate Handshake: SOLVED

Problem When attempting to register a Cisco ASA via smart licensing, following messages are displayed and as a result licensing fails. %ASA-3-717009: Certificate validation failed. No suitable trustpoints found to v alidate certificate serial number: 40016EFB0A205CFAEBE18F71D73ABB78, subject nam e: cn=HydrantID…

Cisco ASA Remote Access VPN using the Local User Database and Duo for 2FA

In this article, we will take a look at how to configure the Cisco ASA for remote access using the local user database and Secure Access by Duo for two-factor authentication. This method can be used for organisations that don't…

Cisco ASA Certificate-based Remote Access VPN Authentication

In this article, I will demonstrate how to configure a Cisco ASA for digital certificate-based authentication for remote access VPN users. Prerequisites Admin access to the Cisco ASARoot CA and (if applicable) any sub-CA's for your users that will connect…

ASA Remote Access VPN with Microsoft Azure as a SAML 2.0 Provider

In this article, we're going to go through the process of integrating Microsoft Azure Active Directory with the Cisco ASA to authenticate remote access VPN users. You will be required to have administrative access to the Microsoft Azure tenant as…

Video: Configuring Cisco ASA IKEv2 Site-to-Site VPNs

https://youtu.be/8T-Vdz5fMIw ASA Configuration ASAv2 Omitted Configuration asa2# show run : ASA Version 9.12(3) ! hostname asa2 ! interface GigabitEthernet0/0 nameif outside security-level 0 ip address 172.16.1.1 255.255.255.0 ! interface GigabitEthernet0/1 nameif inside security-level 100 ip address 192.168.10.1 255.255.255.0 ! interface…

CCNP Security 300-206 Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions Lab Guide

I am pleased to announce that I have released a lab guide focusing on the CCNP Security 300-206 exam. This lab guide has been created to help candidates prepare for the CCNP Security: Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security certification. Complete…

Remote Access VPN Authentication with Cisco ISE

In this article I will walk through the steps that are required to configure the ASA for external authentication using Cisco ISE for remote access VPN users. This demonstration will use the following devices: Cisco ISE 2.4Cisco ASA 9.8Cisco AnyConnect…