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1 Cisco CCNA Security Overview
Updated October 2012

2 Contents 1 2 3 4 Overview Course Design Instructor Training
For More Information

3 Overview

4 CCNA Security Course Goals
CCNA Security helps students: Understand core security concepts and how to develop and implement security policies to mitigate risks Acquire skills needed configure, monitor, and troubleshoot network security Prepare for CCNA Security certification exam Start or advance a career in network security Differentiate themselves in the market with specialized skills and expertise to achieve success

5 CCNA Security v1.1: Key Competencies
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: Describe security threats facing modern network infrastructures Secure network device access Implement AAA on network devices Mitigate threats to networks using ACLs Implement secure network management and reporting Mitigate common Layer 2 attacks Implement the Cisco IOS firewall feature set Implement an adaptive security appliance (ASA) Implement the Cisco IOS Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) feature set Implement site-to-site IP Sec VPNs Administer effective security policies

6 New Features in Version 1.1
Aligns with updated CCNA Security certification exam (IINS ) Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) content added in a new chapter (Chapter 10), including four ASA labs Cisco Configuration Professional (CP) replaced Security Device Manager (SDM) throughout the course and labs Expanded content scope, including the following: Mitigating SNMP threats IPv6 ACLs and object groups Cisco IPS Global Correlation and Security Intelligence Operation (SIO) Bridge Protocol Data Unit (BPDU) filtering Cisco protected port feature (PVLAN edge) Cisco SecureX Architecture The Secure Copy (SCP) command

7 Course and Certification Exam Availability
End-of-Life Milestones for CCNA Security v1.0 End-of-Life Announcement Last Class Start Date End Date End-of-Support and End-of-Availability 8-MAR-2012 31-May-2012 31-Aug-2012 Cisco IINS Certification Exam Availability Course Exam Name Exam Number Availability CCNA Security v1.0 IINS Available through 30-Sept-2012 CCNA Security v1.1 Available from 28-Feb-2012

8 CCNA Security Course Who Should Enroll?
College and university-level students seeking career-oriented, entry- level security specialist skills IT professionals wishing to broaden or add specialized skills to their technology expertise Current CCNA Certification holders who wish to build on their CCNA knowledge base Prerequisites: CCNA-level networking knowledge and skills

9 Student Networking Knowledge and Skills
Curricula Portfolio ROUTE: Implementing IP Routing SWITCH: Implementing IP Switched Networks TSHOOT: Troubleshooting and Maintaining IP Networks  Networking for Home and Small Businesses Working at a Small-to-Medium Business or ISP Introducing Routing and Switching in the Enterprise Designing and Supporting Computer Networks Network Fundamentals Routing Protocols and Concepts LAN Switching and Wireless Accessing the WAN Network Professional Cisco Packet Tracer Network Specialist Network Associate CCNP CCNA Security CCNA Security Network Technician IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software CCNA Discovery CCNA Exploration IT Technician IT Essentials Student Networking Knowledge and Skills

10 Alignment to Industry Certifications
Courses Align with Globally Recognized Certifications CCNA CCENT CCNA CCNA Security CCNP CompTIA A+ CCNP IT Essentials CCNA Security CCNA Discovery CCNA Exploration Student Networking Knowledge and Skills

11 Cisco Security Certifications
Certification Name Years of Experience Job Role Number of Exams CCNA Security 1 – 3 Network Security Specialist, Security Administrator, Network Security Support Engineer 1 CCNP Security 3 – 5 Network Security Engineer 4 CCIE Security 7+ 2

12 CCNA Security Certification Meets Growing Demand
Verifies an individual’s skills in the following roles: Network Security Specialist Security Administrator Network Security Support Engineer Prerequisite for CCNP Security certification Potential employers can feel confident that candidates have the skills needed to install, troubleshoot, and monitor Cisco security technologies. The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) recognizes that the Cisco CCNA Security courseware meets the CNSS 4011 training standard (learn more).

13 Course Design

14 CCNA Security v1.1 Course Design
Same GUI as CCNA Discovery and CCNA Exploration curricula 10 chapters and chapter exams 10 Cisco Packet Tracer activities 16 hands-on labs One Packet Tracer Practice skills-based assessment One final exam and one skills-based assessment Balance of theory, hands-on practice, and application Available in English only, no translated versions are planned Enabled for both in-person and blended learning environments

15 CCNA Security v1.1 Equipment Requirements
Leverages CCNA Discovery/Exploration equipment bundle and topology and is identical to v1.0 equipment list with the addition of a Cisco ASA (Model 5505) NDG NETLAB+ can be enabled for remote lab equipment operation. The required Advanced IP Services feature set (ISR G1) and the Security (SEC) technology package license are available for academies that are part of Networking Academy Maintenance Minimum System Requirements Curriculum requirements: 1 Student PC per student 1 local curriculum server Lab bundle requirements : 3 Cisco routers, 2 with the SEC technology package 3 two-port serial WAN interface cards 3 Cisco switches 1 Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Assorted Ethernet and Serial cables and hubs Detailed equipment information is available in the Instructor Lab Manual and the CCNA Security Equipment List located in the CCNA Security resources folder on Cisco NetSpace and in the Equipment Information area on Academy Connection.

16 CCNA Security Course Outline
Course Chapters and Goals Chapter 1 Modern Network Security Threats Goal: Explain network threats, mitigation techniques, and the basics of securing a network. Chapter 2 Securing Network Devices Goal: Secure administrative access on Cisco routers. Chapter 3 Authentication, Authorization and Accounting Goal: Secure administrative access with AAA. Chapter 4 Implementing Firewall Technologies Goal: Implement firewall technologies to secure the network perimeter. Chapter 5 Implementing Intrusion Prevention Goal: Configure IPS to mitigate attacks on the network. Chapter 6 Securing the Local Area Network Goal: Describe LAN security considerations and implement endpoint and Layer 2 security features. Chapter 7 Cryptographic Systems Goal: Describe methods for protecting data confidentiality and integrity. Chapter 8 Implementing Virtual Private Networks Goal: Implement secure virtual private networks. Chapter 9 Managing A Secure Network Goal: Create and implement a comprehensive security policy to meet the security needs of an enterprise. Chapter 10 Implementing the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Goal: Implement firewall technologies using the ASA to secure the network perimeter.

17 Instructor Training

18 CCNA Security Instructor Training
All instructors should have CCNA-level networking knowledge and skills Instructor training is required for new CCNA Security instructors Fast track option available with evidence of CCNA Security or higher certification or industry experience Instructor training is delivered by Instructor Training Centers (ITCs) 40-hour training: in-person, blended, or remote delivery formats

19 CCNA Security Instructor Resource Site
The CCNA Security v1.1 Instructor Resource Site provides best practices, tips for classroom management and discussions, and teaching analogies index.php

20 For More Information

21 For More Information Latest documents are posted in the CCNA Security resources area, which can be accessed through the Offerings menu on NetSpace, or in the Course Catalog on Academy Connection: CCNA Security Scope and Sequence CCNA Security FAQs CCNA Security Datasheet CCNA Security At-a-Glance CCNA Security Overview Presentation Visit the CCNA Security v1.1 Instructor Resource Site Visit the CCNA Security certification page


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