Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description This five-day course focuses on the necessity of a comprehensive security policy and how it affects the posture of the network. Learners will be able to perform basic tasks to secure a small branch type office network using Cisco IOS security features available through web-based GUIs (Cisco Router and Security Device Manager [SDM]) and the command-line interface (CLI) on the Cisco routers and switches. Certifications
This course is part of the following Certifications:
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Security  (CCNA Security)
Prerequisites
Students must have attended the ICND1 and ICND2, or have a valid CCNA.
Course Objectives
Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
  • Develop a comprehensive network security policy to counter threats against information security.
  • Configure routers on the network perimeter with Cisco IOS Software security features.
  • Configure a Cisco IOS zone-based firewall to perform basic security operations on a network.
  • Configure site-to-site VPNs using Cisco IOS features.
  • Configure IPS on Cisco network routers.
  • Configure LAN devices to control access, resist attacks, shield other network devices and systems, and protect the integrity and confidentiality of network traffic.
Course Content
  • Module 1: Introduction to Network Security Principles
  • Module 2: Perimeter Security
  • Module 3: Network Security Using Cisco IOS Firewalls
  • Module 4: Site-to-Site VPNs
  • Module 5: Network Security Using Cisco IOS IPS
  • Module 6: LAN, SAN, Voice, and Endpoint Security Overview