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ASA5510 Natting an inside server to public iip

Whats the most secure way to nat a public ip to an inside server that requires access to from the internet on a specific tcp port ?
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Ernie BeekExpertCommented:
Access-list outside permit tcp any host eq port
static (inside,outside) tcp outside_ip port inside_ip port netmask
access-group outside in interface outside

This way you only open up one port to the inside.
Ernie BeekExpertCommented:
Oops, first line should be:
Access-list outside permit tcp any host outside_ip eq port

If your ASA is 8.3 or higher, there are some changes to this though.
cisco20Author Commented:
So for example if the port is rdp 3389 add it to both instances ?

static (inside,outside) tcp outside_ip port inside_ip port
Ernie BeekExpertCommented:
You can also use it to forward one port to another (like 8080 outside to 80 inside) but in this case you can leave both ports the same.
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