This course is part of the following Certifications:
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security)
Students must have attended the ICND1 and ICND2, or have a valid CCNA.
Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Develop a comprehensive network security policy to counter threats against information security.
Configure routers on the network perimeter with Cisco IOS Software security features.
Configure a Cisco IOS zone-based firewall to perform basic security operations on a network.
Configure site-to-site VPNs using Cisco IOS features.
Configure IPS on Cisco network routers.
Configure LAN devices to control access, resist attacks, shield other network devices and systems, and protect the integrity and confidentiality of network traffic.
This five-day course focuses on the necessity of a comprehensive security policy and how it affects the posture of the network. Learners will be able to perform basic tasks to secure a small branch type office network using Cisco IOS security features available through web-based GUIs (Cisco Router and Security Device Manager [SDM]) and the command-line interface (CLI) on the Cisco routers and switches.
Module 1: Introduction to Network Security Principles Module 2: Perimeter Security Module 3: Network Security Using Cisco IOS Firewalls Module 4: Site-to-Site VPNs Module 5: Network Security Using Cisco IOS IPS Module 6: LAN, SAN, Voice, and Endpoint Security Overview