Re: [fw-wiz] Anyone out there running PIX 515 ? - Trying to determne newest IOS I can run



Hi Charles,

Not entirely the same, but I've recently upgraded a 535 to version 7. I've
just checked the release notes, and they say that it is possible to install
version 7 for a 515, with the following requirements:

Min. Software Requirements: PIX version 6.2. If running on a version prior
to 6.2, you must first upgrade to 6.2 before upgrading to version 7.
Min. Memory: 64MB for Restricted (R) licence. 128MB for Unrestricted (UR) or
Failover (FO) licences. I think the 515 (by default) had 32MB for R
licences, and 64MB for UR and FO, so you may need to upgrade here.

Everything else should be fine.

Hope this helps.
Kind regards,
James

James Burns
Network & Security Advisor
University of Sunderland

On 17/06/06, Charles Norton <cnorton@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

I have noticed that Cisco shows up to a version 7.2(1) version now of the
IOS for the PIX 515 and a corresponding 5.2(1) of the ASDM.



Without a CCO I cannot get into their site to verify this and to grab the
newest updates if they exist – anyone have any idea about this?



Anyone used those versions before on the PIX 515?





Thanks,

Charles



_______________________________________________
firewall-wizards mailing list
firewall-wizards@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
https://listserv.icsalabs.com/mailman/listinfo/firewall-wizards



_______________________________________________
firewall-wizards mailing list
firewall-wizards@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
https://listserv.icsalabs.com/mailman/listinfo/firewall-wizards


Relevant Pages

  • Re: How do I upgrade the IOS on a Cisco Pix firewall from 4.4 to 6.3?
    ... my boss put one on my desk and asked me to upgrade it to 6.35. ... PIX Classic: cannot be done -- does not run PIX 6.x software ... It is thus not acceptable to Cisco to upgrade it now ... to PIX 6.3 under the terms of any support contract. ...
    (comp.security.firewalls)
  • Re: Pix fail-over questions
    ... How to upgrade the PIX Firewall software in a failover scenario. ... command on the primary PIX, or power off the primary PIX. ... failover groups on the unit to achieve the same active/standby state ...
    (comp.dcom.sys.cisco)
  • Re: Upgrading a PIX failover pair
    ... >> There used to be lengthy instructions in the PIX documentation about the ... >> Cisco-blessed way to upgrade a PIX failover pair, ... If the application is as downtime sensitive as the use of a failover ... so network connections than it is to wait for it to boot up. ...
    (comp.dcom.sys.cisco)
  • Re: RDP to Win2003 server thru PIX
    ... Looks like an upgrade is needed... ... I would hypothesize that the device is a PIX 506. ... that the ISP has assigned a range of 8 IPs to the connection. ... You may thus *already* have additional public IPs that you can use. ...
    (comp.dcom.sys.cisco)
  • Re: Upgrading PIX 515 from 5.1 to 7.x
    ... eBay so if I needed to upgrade to 128MB I could probably afford this. ... have read however that PIX OS and activation keys are tied to the ... allow me to simply upgrade to 3DES, this activation key would be extra ... If you were to install PIX 7 on it, then you would need 128 MB ...
    (comp.dcom.sys.cisco)