12. August 2012 · Comments Off on Anyconnect without the portal? · Categories: Cisco · Tags: , ,

In ASDM go to Remote Access VPN > Network Client Access > Group Policies  and select the group policy you would like to change and click edit. In the group policy screen click on More Options, then make uncheck Clientless SSL VPN and SSL VPN Client is checked. Apply the change.

After this change users will hit the SSL VPN web page, log in, and then be connected with the anyconnect client. The credentials from the SSL Login web page will pass through to the AnyConnect client. If AnyConnect was not installed, it will be after the log in.

08. August 2012 · Comments Off on How to configure the directory to require LDAP Server signing · Categories: Microsoft · Tags: , , ,

How to configure the directory to require LDAP server signing

Using Group Policy

How to set the server LDAP signing requirement
  1. Click Start, click Run, type mmc.exe, and then click OK.
  2. On the File menu, click Add/Remove Snap-in.
  3. In the Add or Remove Snap-ins dialog box, click Group Policy Management Editor, and then click Add.
  4. In the Select Group Policy Object dialog box, click Browse.
  5. In the Browse for a Group Policy Object dialog box, click Default Domain Policy under the Domains, OUs and linked Group Policy Objects area, and then click OK.
  6. Click Finish.
  7. Click OK.
  8. Expand Default Domain Controller Policy, expand Computer Configuration, expand Policies, expand Windows Settings, expand Security Settings, expand Local Policies, and then click Security Options.
  9. Right-click Domain controller: LDAP server signing requirements, and then click Properties.
  10. In the Domain controller: LDAP server signing requirements Properties dialog box, enable Define this policy setting, click to select Require signing in the Define this policy setting drop-down list, and then click OK.
  11. In the Confirm Setting Change dialog box, click Yes.
07. August 2012 · Comments Off on Recovering Passwords for the ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance · Categories: Cisco · Tags: , , ,

To recover passwords for the ASA, perform the following steps:

Step 1 Connect to the ASA console port according to the instructions in “Accessing the Appliance Command-Line Interface” section.

Step 2 Power off the ASA, and then power it on.

Step 3 After startup, press the Escape key when you are prompted to enter ROMMON mode.

Step 4 To update the configuration register value, enter the following command:

rommon #1> confreg 0x41

Update Config Register (0x41) in NVRAM…

Step 5 To set the ASA to ignore the startup configuration, enter the following command:

rommon #1> confreg

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