From: <itsguy at charter dot net>
> T-1 connected to a Cisco 1600 serial connect. From there it goes
> through a Pix 515 before sharing the pipe with the Lan. What I?m
> trying is to take the PIX out and replace it with MonoWall keeping
> the Cisco 1600 in place.
There is no reason I can think of that this should not work. I am doing
similar stuff now.
> The first attempt at trying the MonoWall was interesting. The inbound
> traffic came in just fine. Was able to port the web and mail traffic
> where they needed to go. But the outbound on the global IP or the
> server?s IP?s just sat there smiling (all dressed up and no place to go).
> Unknown if the returns for the global outbound would have come in as
> there was no calls going out?so, I?m guessing maybe (non-commital).
This makes no since to me. It should be working fine. You may need to
uncheck "block private networks..."
> Two questions:
> 1. Is it possible to slip in a monowall and replace the Pix, given the
> mentioned networking layout?
I can't see a reason why not.
> 2. If so, is this where I would need VLAN?
You don't from what I can see. When do you have one now?