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SSFIPS-Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS v4.0 Course

SSFIPS-Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS v4.0 Training Course


Course Description:

The SSFIPS-Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS v4.0 course is a 5-day course that is designed to teach students the knowledge and skills to use the NGIPS platform features and includes firewall security concepts, platform architecture and key features; in-depth event analysis including detection of network-based malware and file type, NGIPS tuning and configuration including application control, security intelligence, firewall, and network-based malware and file controls; Snort rules language; file and malware inspection, security intelligence, and network analysis policy configuration designed to detect traffic patterns; configuration and deployment of correlation policies to take action based on events detected; troubleshooting; system and user administration tasks, and more.

This course helps students prepare to take the Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower (300-710 SNCF) exam, which leads to CCNP Security and Cisco Certified Specialist Network Security Firepower certifications. The 300-710 SNCF exam has a second preparation course as well, SSNGFW - Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next Generation Firewall v1.0. Students can take these courses in any order.

Topics covered in the course include:

  • Implementing Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS to stop threats, address attacks, increase vulnerability prevention against suspicious files, and analyze for not-yet-identified threats
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities focused on security
  • Describing the components of Cisco Firepower Threat Defense and the managed device registration process
  • Detailing Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFW) traffic control and configure the Cisco Firepower system for network discovery
  • Implementing access control policies and describing access control policy advanced features
  • Configuring security intelligences features and the Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Networks implementation procedure for file control and advanced malware protection
  • Implementing and manage intrusion and network analysis policies for NGIPS inspection
  • Describing and demonstrating the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the Cisco Firepower Management Center
  • Integrating the Cisco Firepower Management Center with an external logging destination
  • Describing and demonstrating the external alerting options available to Cisco Firepower Management Center and configure a correlation policy
  • Describing key Cisco Firepower Management Center software update and user account management features
  • Identifying commonly misconfigured settings within the Cisco Firepower Management Center and use basic commands to troubleshoot a Cisco Firepower Threat Defense device

Target Student:

This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to deploy and manage a Cisco Firepower NGIPS in their network environment.

  • Security administrators
  • Security consultants
  • Network administrators
  • System engineers
  • Technical support personnel
  • Channel partners and resellers

Prerequisites:

To fully benefit from this course, students should have the following knowledge and skills:

  • Technical understanding of TCP/IP networking and network architecture.
  • Basic familiarity with the concepts of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and IPS

Training Dates
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SSFIPS-Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS v4.0
Course Format: Online with Live Instructor
Class Date(s): 12/13/21 - 12/17/21
Course Fee : $4000


SSFIPS-Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS v4.0
Course Format: Online with Live Instructor
Class Date(s): 1/10/22 - 1/14/22
Course Fee : $4000


Course Syllabus

  • Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Overview
  • Cisco Firepower NGFW Device Configuration
  • Cisco Firepower NGFW Traffic Control
  • Cisco Firepower Discovery
  • Implementing Access Control Policies
  • Security Intelligence
  • File Control and Advanced Malware Protection
  • Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems
  • Network Analysis Policies
  • Detailed Analysis Techniques
  • Cisco Firepower Platform Integration
  • Alerting and Correlation Policies
  • System Administration
  • Cisco Firepower Troubleshooting
Labs:
  • Initial Device Setup
  • Device Management
  • Configuring Network Discovery
  • Implementing and Access Control Policy
  • Implementing Security Intelligence
  • File Control and Advanced Malware Protection
  • Implementing NGIPS
  • Customizing a Network Analysis Policy
  • Detailed Analysis
  • Configuring Cisco Firepower Platform Integration with Splunk
  • Configuring Alerting and Event Correlation
  • System Administration
  • Cisco Firepower Troubleshooting

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