This chapter covers the following topics:
• Using the CLI: This section describes the Cisco ASA command-line interface (CLI) and how you can use it to configure and display information about an ASA device.
• Using Cisco ASDM: This section describes the Adaptive Security Device Manager (ASDM) and how you can enter an initial ASA configuration to use it.
• Understanding the Factory Default Configuration: Every Cisco ASA comes with a factory default or preinstalled initial configuration. This section explains the initial configuration and how it bootstraps an ASA so that you can connect and make configuration changes.
• Working with Configuration Files: This section describes the startup and running configurations ...