• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks. With a CCNA Security certification, a network professional demonstrates the skills required to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. The CCNA Security curriculum emphasizes core security technologies, the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices, and competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.

Learning Objectives

  • Explaining Security Threats in Modern Network Infrastructures
  • Explaining Cisco Routers
  • Implementing AAA on Cisco routers using local router database and external ACS
  • Mitigating threats to Cisco routers and networks using ACLs
  • Implementing secure network management and reporting
  • Mitigating Common Layer 2 Attacks
  • Implementing the Cisco IOS Firewall Feature Set Using SDM
  • Implementing the Cisco IOS IPS Feature Set Using SDM
  • Implementing site-to-site VPNs on Cisco Routers Using SDM

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