PIX Firewall IOS for GNS3 free Download

Download PIX IOS for GNS3:

Cisco PIX (Private Internet eXchange) is a most famous firewall security Appliance and also commonly used for network address translation (NAT).  In 2008 Cisco announced PIX end-of-sale and continued its new firewall know as Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA), that have much of PIX features. Cisco ASA was introduced In 2005. Although PIX is end of Sale, but we still have many networks where PIX is still running so it is still important for your professional experience. 

You can also run PIX IOS on GNS3 and can practice different security lab at home. you can download PIX IOS from following link:
Download PIX IOS

Note: there is not enable password set for this IOS, if it asked for password simply press enter-key.

Configuration of PIX IOS image in GNS3 is very simple and easy:

1. Locate it IOS path in "Binary image".
2. Set its name in "identifier name".
3. And then click on save and OK.

for more details you can visit configuration of PIX in GNs3.


  1. this image has password for privilege mode

    1. password is none, just press the enter key..

    2. it was already written in the description

    3. good .. thanks dear

  2. Thank you very much, You gave me a wonderful platform for self learning. Hod bless you

  3. pixfirewall(config)# router ospf 2
    ERROR: Unable to create router process
    pixfirewall(config)# router ospf 1
    ERROR: Unable to create router process

    I can boot it but can't start ospf feature. Can you help me?

  4. Needs an IP Address...

    pixfirewall(config)# router ospf 1
    ERROR: Unable to create router process
    pixfirewall(config)# int e0
    pixfirewall(config-if)# ip address
    pixfirewall(config-if)# no shut
    pixfirewall(config-if)# nameif outside
    pixfirewall(config-if)# router ospf 1