remote ASA administration setup help

I have to setup an Cisco ASA 5506 for a remote site but unsure of how to do this so that I can remotely manage it. Can someone give me some guidance on how to accomplish this please? Thanks in advance..
Brian E.IT DirectorAsked:
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Justin EvansCommented:

You need to enable SSH on the firewall,  

look at this example on

Kind Regards

Brian E.IT DirectorAuthor Commented:
hi Thanks for the response. I know how to do this if I know the network they are coming from (inside addr) but how do I do this if they are coming in from outside interface. Also how do I allow outside access to asdm?
Brian E.IT DirectorAuthor Commented:
Here is my dilemma... I have to basically set this firewall up and then ship it from Ohio to Phoenix. I've never setup a asa from scratch. I can handle this if I could be in Phoenix and get it setup with active interfaces but since I have to do this blindly and unable to test this I need some solid guidance on how to go about this.  

any suggestions would be greatly appreciated..
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Enable local user authentication for SSH and ASDM

aaa authentication ssh console LOCAL
aaa authentication http console LOCAL

Determine your interface names

Use the following sample to setup SSH

ssh $network $subnetmask $interfacename
ssh timeout $timeout
ssh version 2

As an example for the inside interface with a 60 second timeout and allowing access from any network that can reach the inside interface

ssh inside
ssh timeout 60
ssh version 2

Use the following sample to setup ASDM

http server enable $port
http server idle-timeout $desiredtimeout
http $network $subnet $interfacename

As an example using port 8443, and configuring the inside interface with a 10 minute timeout and allowing access from any network that can reach the inside interface

http server enable 8443
http server idle-timeout 600
http inside

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Brian E.IT DirectorAuthor Commented:
thank you, I will give this a shot. Also shouldn't the anyconnect client come on the internal flash. I am assuming that will be the best way of reaching the internal network from external?or should I be able to reach asdm from external network through https after the above example is set
To access the internal network, one can either use NAT rules, a remote access VPN or a site to site VPN, whichever is the most appropriate.

Presuming that you have a spare computer, you can always test access to ASDM locally on the WAN interface with a suitable addition to the config before shipping it.
Brian E.IT DirectorAuthor Commented:
Thanks to all that helped
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