Set static inside to outside with PPOE connection

Posted on 2008-10-23
Last Modified: 2013-12-14
I have a ATT DSL connection at a location and have set up an ASA behind it and have it working properly.  I also opened up 3389 to point to the internal host.  I used to find out the public I was getting and tried to remote in to no avail.  I want to set one of my statics to one of my hosts but the static mapping does not work right with PPOE connection.  How can I do so?  config below...

sh run

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ASA Version 7.2(4)


hostname TexasBlackGold


name zeus

name triton


interface Vlan1

 nameif inside

 security-level 100

 ip address


interface Vlan2

 nameif outside

 security-level 0

 pppoe client vpdn group att

 ip address pppoe setroute


interface Ethernet0/0

 switchport access vlan 2

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interface Ethernet0/1


interface Ethernet0/2


interface Ethernet0/3


interface Ethernet0/4


interface Ethernet0/5


interface Ethernet0/6


interface Ethernet0/7


ftp mode passive

clock timezone CST -6

clock summer-time CDT recurring

dns server-group DefaultDNS


same-security-traffic permit inter-interface

same-security-traffic permit intra-interface

access-list outsidein extended permit icmp any any

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any any eq smtp

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any any eq pop3

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any any eq https

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any eq https any

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any eq www any

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any any eq www

access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any host zeus eq 3389

access-list outsidein extended permit udp any host zeus eq 3389

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logging asdm informational

mtu inside 1500

mtu outside 1500

icmp unreachable rate-limit 1 burst-size 1

no asdm history enable

arp timeout 14400

global (outside) 1 interface

nat (inside) 1

access-group outsidein in interface outside

timeout xlate 3:00:00

timeout conn 1:00:00 half-closed 0:10:00 udp 0:02:00 icmp 0:00:02

timeout sunrpc 0:10:00 h323 0:05:00 h225 1:00:00 mgcp 0:05:00 mgcp-pat 0:05:00

timeout sip 0:30:00 sip_media 0:02:00 sip-invite 0:03:00 sip-disconnect 0:02:00

timeout sip-provisional-media 0:02:00 uauth 0:05:00 absolute

http server enable

http outside

http inside

http inside

no snmp-server location

no snmp-server contact

snmp-server enable traps snmp authentication linkup linkdown coldstart

telnet inside

telnet outside

telnet timeout 5

ssh timeout 5

console timeout 0

vpdn group att request dialout pppoe

vpdn group att localname

vpdn group att ppp authentication pap

vpdn username password ********* store-local

dhcpd dns zeus

dhcpd lease 100000

dhcpd domain

dhcpd auto_config outside


dhcpd address inside

dhcpd enable inside



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class-map inspection_default

 match default-inspection-traffic



policy-map type inspect dns preset_dns_map


  message-length maximum 512

policy-map global_policy

 class inspection_default

  inspect dns preset_dns_map

  inspect ftp

  inspect h323 h225

  inspect h323 ras

  inspect rsh

  inspect rtsp

  inspect esmtp

  inspect sqlnet

  inspect skinny

  inspect sunrpc

  inspect xdmcp

  inspect sip

  inspect netbios

  inspect tftp


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service-policy global_policy global

prompt hostname context

Question by:rcooper83
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Expert Comment

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no access-list outsidein extended permit tcp any host zeus eq 3389
no access-list outsidein extended permit udp any host zeus eq 3389
access-list outsidein permit tcp any any eq 3389
static(inside,outside) tcp interface 3389 3389 netmask

copy and paste these commands into the PiX
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Accepted Solution

lrmoore earned 500 total points
ID: 22791140
your acl is incorrect and you need static nat port translations.

Example. http to host triton, RDP to host zeus

static (inside,outside) tcp interface 3389 3389 netmask
static (inside,outside) tcp interface www www netmask
access-list outside_access_in permit tcp any interface outside eq www
access-list outside_access_in permit tcp any interface outside eq 3389
access-group outside_access_in in interface outside

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Expert Comment

ID: 22791156
You need to add a static NAT rule:
static (inside,outside) zeus (or you would use an ip) [outside ip] netmask

And your inbound access list will not allow that traffic - the ACL is applied BEFORE the NAT rule so you need to permit the 3389 traffic to the outside interface, not the address of the server.

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