Resetting Password on Cisco PIX 501

Original information found on cisco.com site http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/vpndevc/ps2030/products_password_recovery09186a008009478b.shtml
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/vpndevc/ps2030/products_password_recovery09186a008009478b.shtml#sample First step install a TFTP Server. Solarwinds TFTP it is a good choice.
put the np63.bin file into the tftp root and follow this procedure

monitor>interface 0
0: i8255X @ PCI(bus:0 dev:13 irq:10)
1: i8255X @ PCI(bus:0 dev:14 irq:7 )

Using 0: i82559 @ PCI(bus:0 dev:13 irq:10), MAC: 0050.54ff.82b9
monitor>address 192.168.1.11
address 192.168.1.11
monitor>server 192.168.1.100
server 192.168.1.100
monitor>file np63.bin
file np63.bin
monitor>ping 192.168.1.100
Sending 5, 100-byte 0xf8d3 ICMP Echoes to 192.168.1.100, timeout is 4 seconds:
!!!!!
Success rate is 100 percent (5/5)
monitor>tftp
tftp np63.bin@192.168.1.100...................................
Received 73728 bytes

Cisco Secure PIX Firewall password tool (3.0) #0: Tue Aug 22 23:22:19 PDT 2000
Flash=i28F640J5 @ 0x300
BIOS Flash=AT29C257 @ 0xd8000

Do you wish to erase the passwords? [yn] y
Passwords have been erased.

Rebooting....

Currently unrated

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