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asa and scp

Yves-Buecking_2
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How do I use scp with my asa to copy the running-config to a linux device ?

Thanks

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khinze
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Since this was posted in '06, has no one else had this question? I can scp files to the ASA and can even scp files from disk0 on the ASA to/from a linux box. I cannot however figure out how to grab system:running-config to get the config the same way you would from a tftp. This is for backup purposes to replace tftp.

As I mentioned in my earlier post, you could setup a VPN between the ASA|PIX and the Server running the TFTP daemon to secure the communication, I would give it a try. You can use transport mode for this purpose for minimal overhead.

Regards

Farrukh

Here's what I do:

When logged into an ASA via ssh, I run

asa# copy run filename.txt

Then, I scp the file down to my local machine by running

linux$ scp user@sf-fw-loc2.domain.com:filename.txt .

 

TIP: If I have used tftp before on the respective ASA, the filename I could use will be in 'sh run tftp':<