Configuring ASAv with VMware

In this article, I would like to demonstrate by video how we can lab with the virtual Adaptive Security Appliance (ASAv) by just the use of VMware Workstation. We will achieve this by creating virtual networks in VMware Workstation and…

Cisco :: Configuring Site-to-Site VPN’s on ASA Firewalls

In this video session, I cover how to configure L2L VPN's on Cisco ASA Firewalls.  I have included the presentation from the video along with the essential configurations used to create a L2L VPN. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnuczJvM-DA https://www.slideshare.net/KelvinCharles1/configuring-sitetosite-vpns-on-asa-firewalls Configuration Used ***ASAv1*** ASA…

Cisco :: Configure ASAv To Use Virtual Serial Ports

In this article, I will demonstrate how to configure the ASAv so that you use a virtual serial port. This article assumes that you have installed the virtual Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance using VMware workstation or it's equivalent and that you…

Cisco ASA :: Verifying ICMP Reachability on the ASA

If you’re a firewall engineer or work closely with the Cisco ASA then no doubt you will often find yourself troubleshooting and verifying reachability of packets on a network. One great feature that the ASA has to test reachability is…

Cisco :: Configuring Smart License Software

In this article, I would like to demonstrate how to configure Cisco Smart Licensing on the virtual Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASAv). This post assumes that readers already have access to there own Smart Account and would like to know…

Cisco :: Configuring ASAv Active/Standby Failover

In this article, I will share the configurations used in the within the video below. The configurations enable one to configure Active/Standby ASA's with failover and redundant failover links. I have included the topology below as a reference.   ASAv1…