On a Cisco ASA you can configure capturing of data to allow for deeper troubleshooting of issues. With the recent issue of the Heartbleed bug, I needed a way to capture HTTPS traffic and inspect remote hosts for the vulnerability. If the site was vulnerable, I would create a temporary block until that site patched.

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Came across a decent host template for Cisco ASA devices that works well with Cacti. Grab the CISCO-FIREWALL-MIB if you don’t already have them.  Get either Version 1 or Version 2 directly from Cisco and also get CISCO-SMI Version 1 or Version 2: Browse Cisco MIBs: Cisco CISCO-FIREWALL-MIB Version 1 Cisco CISCO-FIREWALL-MIB Version 2…

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