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Learn how to deploy and use Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS). This 5-day instructor-led course shows participants how to deploy and use Cisco Firepower® Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS). This hands-on course gives students the knowledge and skills to use the platform features and includes firewall security concepts, platform architecture and key features; in-depth event analysis including detection of network-based malware and file type, NGIPS tuning and configuration including application control, security intelligence, firewall and network-based malware and file controls; Snort® rules language; file and malware inspection, security intelligence and network analysis policy configuration designed to detect traffic patterns; configuration and deployment of correlation policies to take action based on events detected; troubleshooting; system and user administration tasks and more.
This course will help learners:

  • Implement Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS to stop threats, address attacks, increase vulnerability prevention against suspicious files, and analyze for not-yet-identified threats
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities focused on security

This course also helps in preparation of the exam, Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower (300-710 SNCF), which leads to CCNP Security and Cisco Certified Specialist – Network Security Firepower certifications. The 300-710 SNCF exam has a second preparation course as well; SSNGFW Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next Generation Firewall. Note: these courses can be taken in any order.

Target Audience
Security Administrators, Network Administrators, System Engineers, Technical Support personnel and Security Consultants

What You'll Learn

  • Implement Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS to stop threats, address attacks, increase vulnerability prevention against suspicious files, and analyze for not-yet-identified threats
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities focused on security
  • Describe the components of Cisco Firepower Threat Defense and the managed device registration process
  • Detail Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFW) traffic control and configure the Cisco Firepower system for network discovery
  • Implement access control policies and describe access control policy advanced features
  • Configure security intelligences features and the Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Networks implementation procedure for file control and advanced malware protection
  • Implement and manage intrusion and network analysis policies for NGIPS inspection
  • Describe and demonstrate the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the Cisco Firepower Management Center
  • Integrate the Cisco Firepower Management Center with an external logging destination
  • Describe and demonstrate the external alerting options available to Cisco Firepower Management Center and configure a correlation policy
  • Describe key Cisco Firepower Management Center software update and user account management features
  • Identify commonly misconfigured settings within the Cisco Firepower Management Center and use basic commands to troubleshoot a Cisco Firepower Threat Defense device

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Related Link:  CCNP Security: Certified Specialist - Network Security Firepower

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  • Course Number SSFIPS
  • 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 AMP for Endpoints and Firepower Services
Need a different date? This course is also offered on these dates
Date Course ID Course Name Duration Delivery Format Registration
01/09/2023 SSFIPS Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS (SSFIPS); 300-710 5 days VLT Register

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