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ASA 5540 Enable Password Issue

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http://serverfault.com – I have a Cisco ASA 5540 running the following Software/Manager version: Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software Version 8.2(2)17 Device Manager Version 6.3(2) I use ASDM to make changes to the firewall on a constant basis with no issues. Recently, I needed to SSH into the firewall to make some more technical changes and after login with my ACS credentials I go ahead and try to enable (priv mode) and get a Access Denied. I know the password I am using is correct... but I figure I'll just change it rq. So I decide to login to the ASDM and change the password through the [Configuration > (HowTos)