Re: Multiple External IP's on the WAN Interface

From: JP (
Date: 09/19/04

Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2004 14:14:23 -0400


Works like a chime. I have seen the alias box before but never used it.



"Leythos" <> wrote in message
> In article <%uA2d.39581$Q7D.4254
> says...
>> That is wonderful. We have a firebox III 1000. It would be excellent if
>> you could show me how to add an additional external IP on the WAN
>> interface.
>> Thanks in advance.
> Joe - please follow the norm and bottom post then doing a reply.
> Step by step instruction:
> Launch the Firebox application on your desktop
> Open Policy Manager
> Click "Network" and then "Configuration"
> For your STATIC Public IP make sure of the following:
> Configuration: STATIC
> IP Address (a.b.c.d/xx) you need to have the /XX be the proper mask.
> This IP you enter here is the IP of the firebox and will be the outbound
> PROXY address for all proxy services you setup. This is also the address
> that you VPN into (PPTP/IPSec).
> Click the Aliases button next to IP address
> Add the other Public IP's that you have, they MUST be in the same subnet
> as you've entered for your static IP. For example, I have 6 IP on this
> box, one for the firewall, 3 for Aliases, and two that I connect cheap
> routers to for testing.
> Now that you've done this, you reference them in the NAT functions for
> rules/services.
> Let me know if this works for you.
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> (Remove 999 to reply to me)

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