The Implementing and Operating Cisco Security Core Technologies course helps you prepare for the Cisco® CCNP® Security and CCIE® Security certifications and for senior-level security roles. In this course, you will master the skills and technologies you need to implement core Cisco security solutions to provide advanced threat protection against cybersecurity attacks. You will learn security for networks, cloud and content, endpoint protection, secure network access, visibility and enforcements. You will get extensive hands-on experience deploying Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Firewall and Cisco ASA Firewall; configuring access control policies, mail policies, and 802.1X Authentication; and more. You will get introductory practice on Cisco Stealthwatch Enterprise and Cisco Stealthwatch Cloud threat detection features.
Please note that this course is a combination of Instructor-Led and Self-Paced Study – 5 days in the classroom and approx 3 days of self study. The self-study content will be provided as part of the digital courseware that you will recieve at the beginning of the course and should be part of your preparation for the exam.
Security individuals who need to be able to implement and operate core security technologies including network security, cloud security, content security, endpoint protection and detection, secure network access, visibility and enforcements.
After completing this course you should be able to:
Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:
Describing Information Security Concepts (Self-Study)
Describing Common TCP/IP Attacks (Self-Study)
Describing Common Network Application Attacks (Self-Study)
Describing Common Endpoint Attacks (Self-Study)
Describing Network Security Technologies
Deploying Cisco ASA Firewall
Deploying Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Firewall
Deploying Email Content Security
Deploying Web Content Security
Deploying Cisco Umbrella (Self-Study)
Explaining VPN Technologies and Cryptography
Introducing Cisco Secure Site-to-Site VPN Solutions
Deploying Cisco IOS VTI-Based Point-to-Point
Deploying Point-to-Point IPsec VPNs on the Cisco ASA and Cisco Firepower NGFW
Introducing Cisco Secure Remote Access VPN Solutions
Deploying Remote Access SSL VPNs on the Cisco ASA and Cisco Firepower NGFW
Explaining Cisco Secure Network Access Solutions
Describing 802.1X Authentication
Configuring 802.1X Authentication
Describing Endpoint Security Technologies (Self-Study)
Deploying Cisco AMP for Endpoints (Self-study)
Introducing Network Infrastructure Protection (Self-Study)
Deploying Control Plane Security Controls (Self-Study)
Deploying Layer 2 Data Plane Security Controls (Self-Study)
Deploying Layer 3 Data Plane Security Controls (Self-Study)
Recommended as preparation for the following exams:
This is the core exam for the Cisco CCNP Security certification, in order to gain the CCNP Security certification you will also need to pass one of the concentration exams.