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SASAA - Implementing Advanced Cisco ASA Security v2.1 Course

SASAA - Implementing Advanced Cisco ASA Security v2.1 Training Course


Course Description:

The SASAA - Implementing Advanced Cisco ASA Security v2.1 course is a 5-day course that is designed to provide students advanced training on the key Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) 9.x features including the following:

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls, ASAv, ASA 5506-X, 5508-X, 5516-X and ASA SM and implement new ASA 9.4.1 features
  • Cisco ASA Identity Firewall policies
  • Install and Set up the Cisco FirePOWER Services Module (SFR)
  • Implement Cisco ASA Cloud Web Security
  • Implement a Cisco ASA cluster
  • Cisco ASA security group firewall and change of authorization support

Topics covered in the course include:

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls and the Cisco ASA Services Module (ASA SM)
  • Implement ASA Security Zones and Equal Cost Mulitpathing
  • Configure ASA 9.3/9.4 new features including: REST API for configuration, Policy Based Routing, ACL Manual Commit and ACL Forward Refernece
  • Implement the Cisco ASA Identity Firewall Feature, including the use of the Cisco CDA
  • Implement the Cisco ASA SFR (FirePOWER Services) module
  • Configure Cisco ASA to integrate with Cisco Cloud Web Security to provide web security and filtering services through an SaaS model
  • Security Group Access Control (SGACL) feature in Cisco ASA Software 9.0 and later.
  • Implement a Cisco ASA Cluster feature which allows as many as eight Cisco ASA appliances to be joined in a single cluster

Target Student:

  • Network administrators, managers, coordinators
  • Anyone who requires advanced training on the ASA 5500-X
  • Security technicians, administrators, and engineers

Prerequisites: Students should possess the following experience before attending the course:

No prerequisites are required for this course.

Training Dates
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Course Syllabus

1. Cisco ASA Product Family

  • ASA 5500-X Next-Generation Firewalls
  • Cisco ASAv
  • Implementing ASA 9.3 and 9.4.1 New Features
  • Cisco ASA SM

2. Cisco ASA Identity Firewall

  • The Cisco IDFW Solution
  • Setting Up Cisco CDA
  • Configuring Cisco CDA
  • Configuring Cisco ASA IDFW
  • Troubleshooting Cisco ASA IDFW

3. Cisco ASA FirePOWER (SFR) Module

  • Installing Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Module
  • Managing Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Module Using Cisco FireSIGHT Management Center
  • The Cisco ASA 5506-X, 5508-X, and 5516-X FirePOWER Services
  • Configuring ASA Firepower Services v6.0 New Features

4. Cisco ASA Cloud Web Security Integration

  • Cisco ASA with Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Configuring Cisco ASA with Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Cisco ASA with Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • The Web Filtering Policy in Cisco ScanCenter
  • Cisco Cloud Web Security Advanced Malware Protection and Threat Analytics

5. Cisco ASA Cluster

  • Cisco ASA Cluster Features
  • Cisco ASA Cluster Terminology and Data Flows
  • CLI to Configure a Cisco ASA Cluster
  • ASDM to Configure a Cisco ASA Cluster
  • Cisco ASA Cluster Operations
  • Troubleshooting a Cisco ASA Cluster Operations
  • Cisco ASA v9.1.4 and later Clustering Features

6. Cisco ASA Security Group Firewall

  • Introducing Cisco Security Group Tagging
  • Configuring ASA Security Group Firewall
  • ASA 9.2.1 and Later Releases SGT Features
  • ASA 9.2.1 and Later Releases Change of Authorization Support

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