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Zone based Firewall configuration in ASA 5510 and 5520

Hi,

What is Zone based Firewall configuration  
what is the difference between inside/outside/DMZ based and Zone based configuration.
Is there a Steps to configure Zone based configuration in ASA firewall
Will PIX 515E supports Zone based firewall configuraion

Regards
ramu
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RAMU CH
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Ernie BeekExpertCommented:
Afaik zone based firewalling is a feature in IOS. Something like the security (plus) version.
Asa's have their own software.
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Mystique_87Commented:
The zone based firewall one of the firewalls that can be configured on a Cisco router.

You would not be able to configure Zone based firewall on the ASA/PIX. You can however configure the different interfaces of the firewall as having different security levels. The interface with the higher security level is more secure than the interface with a lower security level.

Here is a documetation on ZBF(Zone basede firewall):
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6441/products_feature_guide09186a008060f6dd.html

The other firewall that can be configured on the router is CBAC(Context Based access control). You will find more information about it here:
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/secursw/ps1018/products_tech_note09186a0080094e8b.shtml
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RAMU CHAuthor Commented:
Thanks
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