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Is it possible to connect 2 ADSL lines to a Cisco PIX?

Hello all.

I have 1 Cisco Pix 501 with a Netgear modem and a remote office with the same setup.  There is a VPN between the Pix's.  Is it possible to bring in a second ADSL line so that local users go out via line 2 and the VPN traffic goes out via line 1?

In the main office is a terminal server that remote users connect to via the VPN.  When local users browse the Internet it slows the remote sessions down.  I know it would be fairly simple just to point my local PC's out of line 2 but will not be protected by the Pix.

Is this possible or do I need 2 Pix's?

Thanks for any help.
Martin
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gahir
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lrmooreCommented:
Here's the deal...
Assuming that your modem is in a typical DSL configuration in bridge mode and passing the public IP to the PIX, it ain't gonna happen. No way.
Even if the 2 routers are in "routed" mode I doubt that the public IP on both routers would be in the same IP subnet so that you could put a switch in between the two routers and the PIX.  
There is only one outside interface and the PIX can have one and only one default gateway.
You might just want to consider that 2nd PIX and dedicated it just for the VPN/TS use. The only problem you'll have is routing. If VPN users come in on PIX#1 and all of your internal users point their default out PIX#2, then they'll never be able to talk to the VPN clients. You'd have to manually add a static route to at least the Term Server that points to the VPN client ip subnet to PIX#1.

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gahirAuthor Commented:
I thought so, thanks for confirming my suspicions.  I guess I have no choice but to buy another 501.  
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