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.
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
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.