Class Details

Price: $1,890

Course Includes:

  • Class exercises in addition to training instruction
  • Courseware books, notepads, pens, highlighters and other materials
  • Full breakfast with variety of bagels, fruits, yogurt, doughnuts and juice
  • Tea, coffee, and soda available throughout the day
  • Freshly baked cookies every afternoon - *only at participating locations

The material concentrates Cisco IOS routers for network protection with a perimeter router, firewall, intrusion prevention system, and site-to-site VPN device. Other course topics include using Cisco Catalyst for network security, Cisco ACS, and Cisco ASA.

This training goes into the knowledge for securing Cisco networks and routers. Students learn about developing security infrastructures, identifying network threats and vulnerabilities, and mitigating security risks.

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Course Outline

Network Security Fundamentals

  • Network security concepts and policies
  • Security strategy and Cisco borderless network

Network Infrastructure Protection

  • Network foundation protection and Cisco configuration
  • Security for management plane on Cisco IOS devices and AAA
  • Data plane security on Cisco Catalyst switches
  • Data plane security in IPv6 environments

Threat Control and Containment

  • Threat control strategy
  • Access Control Lists for mitigating threats
  • Firewall fundamentals and network address translation
  • Cisco firewalling solutions
    • Cisco IOS Zone-based firewall
    • Cisco ASA
  • Intrusion Prevention Systems

Secure Connectivity

  • Cryptography fundamentals and VPN technologies
  • IPsec fundamentals
  • Site-to-Site IPsec VPNs and Cisco IOS routers
  • SSI VPNs and Cisco ASA