10-24-2014 08:47 AM
i have a palo alto firewall, i have been asked to put together the pre-shared keys for our VPN peers.i am not able to locate the key for some tunnels, is there any way i can recover the key from my config ?
10-24-2014 09:05 AM
Due to security reason, the pre-shared key will not be in plain text format in the FW configuration. Hence, you will not be able to recover the pre-shared key from existing configuration. Instead, you may configure a new pre-shared key on both VPN peers. ( Network > Network Profiles > Ike-Gateway > Pre-shared Key).
key -AQ==cojt0Pw//L6ToM8G41aOKFIWh7w=CVJ5/F84i6cL7ejjM15fRA==; >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> encrypted format
Hope this helps.
10-24-2014 09:32 AM
That is correct, you can not recover pre-shared key. Firewall stores it in encrypted format. There is no way to decrypt it.
Best way is to create new preshared key on both the peers.
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