Solution to unable to launch ASDM/IDM due to Java heap size

Introduction To launch ASDM or IDM the basic requirement is that your Java maximum heap size must not be lesser than 256mb. Adjusting the maximum heap size is easily done through JRE plugin, however this works fine for JRE version 1.4 and 1.5. For JRE 1.6, it has no effect even if you have changed … Continue reading Solution to unable to launch ASDM/IDM due to Java heap size

Security: Getting started with IPS4200 series

The IDS4215 is an EoL piece of hardware under the IPS4200 family. I know a Singaporean vendor who sold this hardware at a high price despite this hardware is as old as 2600xm series routers. I managed to get this IDS at a reasonable price over ebay. What is an IDS? Intrusion Detection System is … Continue reading Security: Getting started with IPS4200 series