Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions

Course Details
Code: SENSS-1-0-SUB
Tuition (USD): $1,000.00 • Self Paced

This is a Professional-level self-study technical course in the curriculum for the CCNP Security certification. It is designed to prepare security engineers with the knowledge and hands-on experience to prepare them to configure Cisco perimeter edge security solutions utilizing Cisco Switches, Cisco Routers, and Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Firewalls. The goal of the course is to provide students with foundational knowledge and the capabilities to implement and managed security on Cisco ASA firewalls, Cisco Routers with the firewall feature set, and Cisco Switches. The student will gain hands-on experience with configuring various perimeter security solutions for mitigating outside threats and securing network zones. At the end of the course, students will be able to reduce the risk to their IT infrastructures and applications using Cisco Switches, Cisco ASA, and Router security appliance feature and provide detailed operations support for these products.

Skills Gained

  • Understanding and implementing Cisco modular Network Security Architectures such as SecureX and TrustSec.
  • Deploy Cisco Infrastructure management and control plane security controls.
  • Configuring Cisco layer 2 and layer 3 data plane security controls.
  • Implement and maintain Cisco ASA Network Address Translations (NAT).
  • Implement and maintain Cisco IOS Software Network Address Translations (NAT).
  • Designing and deploying Cisco Threat Defense solutions on a Cisco ASA utilizing access policy and application and identity based inspection.
  • Implementing Botnet Traffic Filters.
  • Deploying Cisco IOS Zone-Based Policy Firewalls (ZBFW).
  • Configure and verify Cisco IOS ZBFW Application Inspection Policy.

Who Can Benefit

  • Network security engineers

Course Details

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  • Effective: Covers every learning style, with HD instructor-led video, searchable transcripts, and full Student Guide textbook
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  • Integrated: Provides everything in one place; no multiple systems to log into
  • Unrivaled: Gives you the benefits of Cisco expertise, based on years of unmatched learning and certification experience

Other Instructional features include:

  • Search, which lets students go through all the instruction guides, as well as transcripts of videos
  • Lab recordings, which let students see how other students performed in labs, to improve peer learning
  • Labs-at-a-glance, showing each student’s complete and incomplete labs, so they can track progress and make improvements
  • Compatibility with smartphones and tablets, so students can learn wherever they go, with their progress saved for them
  • Synchronized learning on multiple devices, so students can switch between a laptop and a tablet without losing their place
  • Gamification, with achievement badges and medals awarded for mastering content and study techniques
  • Leaderboard, indicating how the top 10 students rank, to add a friendly, competitive element
  • Bookmarking, which lets students flag and add notes to important concepts or areas they want to review
  • Glossary that can be easily browsed, with important terms highlighted
  • Social media links, so students can share their progress on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter
  • Certificate of completion awarded to all students who finish each course
  • Topic videos, including slides and a whiteboard to illustrate important fundamentals from a specific topic or subtopic