Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System (CS-SSFIPS)

Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System (SSFIPS) v2.0 is a 5-day lab-intensive course introduces you to the powerful features of the Cisco Sourcefire System, including FireSIGHT technology, in-depth event analysis, IPS tuning and configuration, and the Snort rules language. You will learn how to use and configure next-generation Cisco IPS technology, including application control, firewall, and routing and switching capabilities.
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  • Intermediate

    Difficulty
  • 5 Days

    Course Duration
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Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System (SSFIPS) v2.0 is a 5-day lab-intensive course introduces you to the powerful features of the Cisco Sourcefire System, including FireSIGHT technology, in-depth event analysis, IPS tuning and configuration, and the Snort rules language. You will learn how to use and configure next-generation Cisco IPS technology, including application control, firewall, and routing and switching capabilities.

About this course:

Securing Cisco Networks with Cisco FireSIGHT Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) is an instructor-led, lab-intensive, course that introduces students to the powerful features of the Cisco FireSIGHT system, in-depth event analysis, IPS tuning and configuration, and the SNORT rules language.

You will learn how to use and configure next-generation Cisco IPS technology, including application control, firewall, and routing and switching capabilities. You will also learn to properly tune systems for better performance and greater network intelligence while taking full advantage of powerful tools for more efficient event analysis, including file type and network-based malware detection.

This course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure you are able to successfully deploy and manage the Cisco FireSIGHT system. This course also prepares the students for Cisco: 500-285 exam.

The average salary for Cisco Certified Network Administrator is $84,000 per year.

Course Objectives:

  • FireSIGHT system training infrastructure
  • Navigate the user interface and administrative features of the FireSIGHT system, including reporting functionality to properly assess threats
  • How to deploy and manage Cisco FireSIGHT devices
  • Various detection technologies used in the FireSIGHT system
  • Create and implement objects for use in Access Control policies
  • Advanced policy configuration and FireSIGHT system configuration options
  • Analyze events
  • Write and configure basic Snort rules

Audience:

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

Prerequisites:

  • Technical understanding of TCP/IP networking and network architecture
  • Basic familiarity with the concepts of intrusion detection systems (IDS) and IPS

Suggested prerequisite courses:

Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) v3.0

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Brand Cisco
Lab Access Yes
Technology Cisco
Learning Style Virtual Classroom
Difficulty Intermediate
Course Duration 5 Days
Language English
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