This course is designed to provide network security engineers with the knowledge and skills needed to deploy Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)-based security solutions. Successful delegates will be able to reduce the risk to the IT infrastructure and applications using Cisco IPS features, and provide detailed operations support for the Cisco IPS.
The Cisco ASA Specialist is recognized as the benchmark security product certification for engineers, consultants, and architects who configure advanced Cisco security appliances and VPN solutions, including advanced protocol handling, remote access VPNs, Secure Sockets Layer VPNs, site-to-site VPNs, high-availability VPNs, and failover.
CCNA CertificationCCNA SecurityWorking knowledge of Microsoft Windows OS is an advantage
Describe the key features and concepts of NGIPS and firewall securityDescribe the Cisco Firepower system components, features, and high-level implementation stepsNavigate the Cisco Firepower Management Center GUI and understand the role of policies whenconfiguring the Cisco Firepower systemDeploy and manage Cisco Firepower managed devicesPerform an initial Cisco Firepower discovery and basic event analysis to identify hosts, applications, andservicesIdentify and create the objects required as prerequisites to implementing access control policiesIdentify the features and functionality of access control policies and the implementation proceduresDescribe the concepts and implementation procedures of security intelligenceDescribe the concepts and implementation procedures of file control and advanced malware protectionUse Cisco Firepower recommendations to implement IPS policiesExplain the use of network analysis policies and the role of pre-processor technology in processing networkTraffic for NGIPS inspectionDescribe and demonstrate the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the CiscoFirepower Management CenterDescribe major Cisco Firepower Management Center system administration and user account management