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Prepare for the CCNP Security and CCIE Security certifications and for senior-level security roles featuring Cisco security solutions. In this 5-day instructor-led course participants master the skills and technologies needed to implement core Cisco security solutions to provide advanced threat protection against cybersecurity attacks. Students will learn security for networks, cloud and content, endpoint protection, secure network access, visibility and enforcements and 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. Participants will also get introductory practice on Cisco Stealthwatch Enterprise and Cisco Stealthwatch Cloud threat detection features. This course, including the self-paced material, helps prepare for the 350-701; SCOR exam which leads to the new CCNP Security, CCIE Security, and the Cisco Certified Specialist – Security Core certifications

To fully benefit from this course participants should have the following knowledge and skills:

  • Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in (CCNA) Implementing and Administering Cisco Solutions course
  • Familiarity with Ethernet and TCP/IP networking
  • Working knowledge of the Windows operating system
  • Working knowledge of Cisco IOS networking and concepts
  • Familiarity with the basics of networking security concepts

Target Audience
This course is intended primarily for Security Engineers, Network Engineers, Network Designers, Network Administrators, Systems Engineers, Consulting Systems Engineers, Technical Solutions Architects and Network Managers.

What You'll Learn

  • Describe information security concepts and strategies within the network
  • Describe common TCP/IP, network application, and endpoint attacks
  • Describe how various network security technologies work together to guard against attacks
  • Implement access control on the Cisco ASA appliance and Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Firewall
  • Describe and implement basic email content security features and functions provided by the Cisco Email Security Appliance
  • Describe and implement web content security features and functions provided by the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Describe Cisco Umbrella security capabilities, deployment models, policy management, and Investigate console
  • Introduce VPNs and describe cryptography solutions and algorithms
  • Describe Cisco secure site-to-site connectivity solutions and explain how to deploy Cisco IOS VTI-based point-to-point IPsec VPNs, and point-to-point IPsec VPN on the Cisco ASA and Cisco Firepower NGFW
  • Describe and deploy Cisco secure remote access connectivity solutions and describe how to configure 802.1X and EAP authentication
  • Provide a basic understanding of endpoint security and describe AMP for Endpoints architecture and basic features
  • Examine various defenses on Cisco devices that protect the control and management plane
  • Configure and verify Cisco IOS Software Layer 2 and Layer 3 Data Plane Controls
  • Describe Cisco Stealthwatch Enterprise and Stealthwatch Cloud solutions
  • Describe the basics of cloud computing and common cloud attacks and how to secure cloud environment

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Related Links: CCNP Security: Cisco Certified Specialist - Security Core
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  • Course Number SCOR
  • Course Length 5 days
  • Course Fee $3,995.00
  • Delivery Format VLT (Instructor Led; Virtual LIVE Online; Remote Training)
  • Course Topic Certification
  • Vendor Cisco
  • Technology Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA)

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