• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover the steps required to configure a new Cisco router or switch, including basic configuration settings and specific security-related settings designed to harden the attack surface of the device.

Learning Objectives

SENSS 1.0: IOS Security Configuration

  • identify the purpose and content of the Implementing Cisco Edge Network Security Solutions exam and how it relates to network security configuration and implementing security on network perimeter edge devices
  • complete the initial steps of configuring a Cisco IOS device
  • complete IOS device configuration by hardening the device to prevent common attacks

Framework Connections

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.

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