CCNA Security

CCNA Security Exam : 640-554

This Course teaches students the skills needed to obtain entry-level security specialist jobs. It provides a hands-on introduction to network security. Instructors are encouraged to provide outside-the-classroom learning experiences.
  • CCNA Security has course prerequisites.  Students should have the following skills and knowledge: 
  • Basic PC skills such as typing, mouse, and desktop navigation skills  
  • Basic Internet navigation skills  
  • CCNA-level networking concepts and skills
48. Hrs

Course Detail:

Common Security Threats

  • Describe common security threats
  • Security and Cisco Routers
Implement security on Cisco routers
  • Describe securing the control, data, and management plane
  • Describe Cisco Security Manager
  • Describe IPv4 to IPv6 transition.
  • AAA on Cisco Devices.
Implement AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting)
  • Describe TACACS+.
  • Describe RADIUS.
  • Describe AAA.
  • Verify AAA functionality.
  • IOS ACLs.
  • Describe standard, extended, and named IP IOS access control lists (ACLs) to filter packets.
  • Describe considerations when building ACLs.
  • Implement IP ACLs to mitigate threats in a network.
Secure Network Management and Reporting
  • Describe secure network management.
  • Implement secure network management.
  • Common Layer 2 Attacks.
Describe Layer 2 security using Cisco switches
  • Describe VLAN security.
  • Implement VLANs and trunking.
  • Implement spanning tree.
  • Cisco Firewall Technologies.
Describe operational strengths and weaknesses of the different firewall technologies
  • Describe stateful firewalls.
  • Describe the types of NAT used in firewall technologies.
  • Implement zone-based policy firewall using CCP.
  • Implement the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA).
  • Implement Network Address Translation (NAT) and Port Address Translation (PAT).
  • Cisco IPS.
Describe Cisco Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) deployment considerations
  • Describe IPS technologies.
  • Configure Cisco IOS IPS using CCP.
  • VPN Technologies.
Describe the different methods used in cryptography
  • Describe VPN technologies.
  • Describe the building blocks of IPSec.
  • Implement an IOS IPSec site-to-site VPN with pre-shared key authentication.
  • Verify VPN operations.
  • Implement Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) VPN using ASA device manager.
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