• Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

The goal of this course is to provide students with foundational knowledge and the capabilities to implement and managed security on Cisco ASA firewalls utilizing Cisco Next Generation product solution which integrates Cisco Prime Security Manager for managing identity policies. Students will gain hands-on experience with configuring various advance Cisco security solutions for mitigating outside threats and securing traffic traversing the firewall. At the end of the course, students will be able to reduce the risk to their IT infrastructures and applications using Cisco’s Next Generation Firewall security appliance feature and provide operational support for Intrusion Prevention Systems, Email Security, and Web based security appliances.

Learning Objectives

Understand Cisco ASA Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW)
Deploy Cisco Web Security appliance to mitigate malware
Configure Web Security Appliance (IronPort) for acceptable use controls
Configure Cisco Cloud Web Security (ScanSafe) Connectors
Describe Cisco Email Security Appliance (IronPort)
Configure Cisco Email Appliance Incoming and Outgoing Policies
Describe IPS Threat Controls
Configure and Implement Cisco IPS Sensor into a Network.

Framework Connections


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