RE: [fw-wiz] PIX to PIX VPN from within a private network.

Your best bet would be to have your ISP configure your internet router
for pass through. IE. Your PIX will get the public IP address. As it
stands now, you're not gonna be able to setup that vpn unless you can
configure that internet modem and get a little lucky.

-----Original Message-----
From: firewall-wizards-admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:firewall-wizards-admin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Greg
Sent: Monday, March 13, 2006 5:03 PM
To: firewall-wizards@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [fw-wiz] PIX to PIX VPN from within a private network.


I have a PIX at home and would like to connect via site to site VPN
to the PIX at work which I also maintain.

The problem I think I may run into is I have a private network between
the internet router and my internal home PIX. The segment between the
internet router and the internal PIX is, the outside
interface of the PIX is numbered

I'll try my hand at drawing this out:


(inside int int >>

or in simple:

INTERNAL-HOME-NETW(internet routable) >> ROUTER >> PIX >> INTERNET

Can I set up a site to site vpn, apply the config to the external
interface of the pix( and be able to connect work's PIX without

issues (due to the fact would not be routeable on the

I hope I'm being clear in what I'm after. I envision the PIX at work
trying to connect back to

thanks in advance,


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