PIX Configuration

This is the question

I have a 3 public ip addresses  the first ip address has a static map to the internal interface of the pix, the other two have static mappings.  I am using access list to provice port redirection.  I want to redirect port 80 (www) to an inside address, however because the their are static mapping for the three public address i have, it seems i can not do this.
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Hi akita29,
Thats correct. If you have static mappings you are effectivly saying all ports outside for that IP are to go to the specified internal IP address. You cannot redirect a particular other port to another machine.

If you post your current configuration we can suggest ways around it for you.
akita29Author Commented:
PIX Version 6.3(3)                  
interface ethernet0 auto                        
interface ethernet1 auto                        
nameif ethernet0 outside security0                                  
nameif ethernet1 inside security100                                  
enable password
fixup protocol dns maximum-length 512                                    
fixup protocol ftp 21                    
fixup protocol h323 h225 1720                            
fixup protocol h323 ras 1718-1719                                
fixup protocol http 80                      
fixup protocol pptp 1723                        
fixup protocol rsh 514                      
fixup protocol rtsp 554                      
fixup protocol sip 50                  
fixup protocol sip udp 5060                          
fixup protocol skinny 2000                          
no fixup protocol smtp 25                        
fixup protocol sqlnet 1521                          
fixup protocol tftp 69                      
access-list 1 permit icmp any any                                
access-list 1 permit gre any any                                
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq pop3                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq smtp                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq imap4                                                      
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 8010                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 8100                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host                                          
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq pptp                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 9010                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 1666                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 1700                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host range 27000 27009                                                              
access-list 1 permit udp any host range 27000 27009                                                              
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 2027                                                    
access-list 1 permit tcp any host eq 2031                                                    
access-list 10 permit ip 255.255                                                              
pager lines 24              
logging on          
mtu outside 1500                
mtu inside 1500              
ip address outside                                              
ip address inside                                        
ip audit info action alarm                          
ip audit attack action alarm                            
ip local pool remote-users                                              
pdm history enable                  
arp timeout 14400                
global (outside) 1 interface                            
nat (inside) 0 access-list 10                            
nat (inside) 1 0 0                                  
static (inside,outside) tcp interface 1666 1666 netmask                                                                                
 0 0    
static (inside,outside) netmask                                                  
static (inside,outside) netmask 0 0                                                                        
access-group 1 in interface outside                                  
route outside 1                                          
timeout xlate 3:00:00                    
timeout conn 1:00:00 half-closed 0:10:00 udp 0:02:00 rpc 0:10:00 h225 1:00:00                                                                            
timeout h323 0:05:00 mgcp 0:05:00 sip 0:30:00 sip_media 0:02:00                                                              
timeout uauth 0:05:00 absolute                              
aaa-server TACACS+ protocol tacacs+                                  
aaa-server RADIUS protocol radius                                
aaa-server LOCAL protocol local                              
no snmp-server location                      
no snmp-server contact                      
snmp-server community                    
no snmp-server enable traps                          
floodguard enable                
sysopt connection permit-ipsec                              
crypto ipsec transform-set myset esp-des esp-md5-hmac                                                    
crypto dynamic-map dynmap 10 set transform-set myset                                                    
crypto map ipsec-maps 10 ipsec-isakmp dynamic dynmap                            
crypto map ipsec-maps interface outside
isakmp enable outside
isakmp identity address
isakmp policy 20 authentication pre-share
isakmp policy 20 encryption des
isakmp policy 20 hash md5
isakmp policy 20 group 2
isakmp policy 20 lifetime 86400
vpngroup vpn3000 address-pool remote-users
vpngroup vpn3000 dns-server
vpngroup vpn3000 wins-server
vpngroup vpn3000 default-domain transmedics.com
vpngroup vpn3000 split-tunnel 10
vpngroup vpn3000 idle-time 1800
vpngroup vpn3000 password ********
telnet inside
telnet timeout 5
ssh timeout 5
console timeout 0
terminal width 80

static (inside,outside) tcp interface 80 X.X.X.X 80 netmask 0 0
                                                          ^^^^^ - internal ip address you want port 80 to be redirected to.

The internal host would then be available on :80

Turn Raw Data into a Real Career

There’s a growing demand for qualified analysts who can make sense of Big Data. With an MS in Data Analytics, you can become the data mining, management, mapping, and munging expert that today’s leading corporations desperately need.

akita29Author Commented:
Try it, however can not hit the web page.. i will take a look again..

try to do a "clear xlate".
akita29Author Commented:
Did the clear xlate, no luck.  any other suggestions.  question on the netmask i enterd 0 0  however should it be 0 0 for a class c
akita29Author Commented:
btw i did not write it to memory, because if there an error i just need to restart the pix.  this should not be an issue?
> static (inside,outside) tcp interface 1666 1666 netmask 0 0
You are redirecting port 1666 to an internal machine here so you can add additional ports to the list.

I am not sure if you can redirect port 80 on the external interface. I have seen problmens with this before. I would try something like :-

static (inside,outside) tcp interface 81 10.0.7.x 80 netmask 0 0
Then try to view the website from outside the network (NOT inside) on
If that works change the '81' in the line above to '80' and try again.

It wont matter that you haven't saved the config.
clear xlate
static (inside,outside) tcp interface 80 80 netmask
access-list 1 permit tcp any interface outside eq 80
access-group 1 in interface outside  <== always re-apply the acl


damn, I missed the access-list part...

lrmoore is right, you also need to add the access-lists to allow port 80 in.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
akita29Author Commented:
Thanks guys or girls.  Lrmoore you have helped in that past another good job.  martap thank you also, you started the ball rolling, both of you ROCK...
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Software Firewalls

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.