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How to configure NetFlow on Cisco ASA firewalls

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These instructions assume:

  • The date, time, and time zone are correctly set on the firewall.
  • NetFlow has not previously been enabled on this firewall.
  • You have Telnet or SSH credentials and admin access to your firewall.
  • The IP address of your Auvik collector is known.

Access the firewall CLI

  1. Telnet or SSH into the firewall.
  2. Enter privileged mode by typing enable and entering your enable password.

Configure the NetFlow exporter (ASA v.7.x)

Run the following command. Replace AuvikCollectorIP with the IP of your Auvik collector and AuvikPort with one of the following ports: 2055, 2056, 4432, 4739, 6343, 9995, or 9996.

class global_class
flow-export event-type all destination <AuvikCollectorIP>
class-map flow_export_class
match access-list flow_export_acl
flow-export destination <AuvikCollectorIP> <AuvikPort>
flow-export template timeout-rate 15
flow-export delay flow-create 60

Configure the NetFlow exporter (ASA v.8.4)

Run the following command. Replace AuvikCollectorIP with the IP of your Auvik collector and AuvikPort with one of the following ports: 2055, 2056, 4432, 4739, 6343, 9995, or 9996.

  flow-export destination inside <AuvikCollectorIP> <AuvikPort>
  flow-export template timeout-rate 15
  flow-export delay flow-create 60
class-map flow_export_class match any
policy-map global_policy class flow_export_class flow-export event-type all destination <AuvikCollectorIP>
service-policy global_policy global
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