Recovering an FWSM Password

Follow these steps to reload and erase the FWSM passwords 1. Boot the FWSM into the maintenance partition Router hw-module module slot-number reset cf 1 Router session slot slot-number processor 1 From the Catalyst 6500 Supervisor IOS EXEC prompt, the FWSM in slot slot-number can be reset so that it reboots into its maintenance partition. Log in as the user root. The default root password is cisco. 2. Reset the passwords in the compact Flash configuration file root localhost clear passwd cf...