Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS) is an online training course, which is part of the curriculum path leading to the Redesigned Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification. Additionally, it is designed to prepare security engineers with the knowledge and hands-on experience so that they can deploy Cisco's Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) as well as Web Security, Email Security and Cloud Web Security. The goal of this online training course is to provide students with foundational knowledge and the capabilities to implement and manage 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 this online training 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.
Prerequisites: Students must have the following before attending this online training course: Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) certification, Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) certification, working knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system.
- Cisco ASA (CX) NGFW
- Cisco Web Security Appliance
- Cisco Cloud Web Security
- Cisco Email Security Appliance
- Cisco Intrusion Prevention System
If you would like to provide feedback for this course, please e-mail the NICCS SO at NICCS@hq.dhs.gov.