Course Outline
Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Explain network threats, mitigation techniques, and the basics of securing a network
  • Secure administrative access on Cisco routers
  • Implement firewall technologies to secure the network perimeter
  • Describe LAN security considerations and implement endpoint and Layer 2 security features
  • Implement secure virtual private networks
  • Configure IPS to mitigate attacks on the network
  • Implement firewall technologies using the ASA to secure the network perimeter
  • Course Introduction
  • Modern Network Security Threats
  • Securing Network Devices
  • Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (AAA)
  • Implementing Firewall Technologies
  • Implementing Intrusion Prevention
  • Securing the Local Area Network
  • Cryptography
  • Implementing Virtual Private Networks
  • Managing a Secure Network
  • Lab Guide