CCNA Security equips you with the knowledge and skills needed to prepare for entry-level security specialist careers. This course is a hands-on, career-oriented e-learning solution that emphasizes practical experience. CCNA Security is a blended curriculum with both online and classroom learning. The content of Security+ is covered with greater depth and hands-on network security labs.
This course aims to develop an in-depth understanding of network security principles as well as mastery of the tools and configurations available. The following tools are covered:
• Protocol sniffers/analyzers
• TCP/IP and common desktop utilities
• Cisco IOS software
• Cisco VPN client
• Packet Tracer (PT)
• Web-based resources
The predominant lab types are procedural, skills integration challenges, troubleshooting, and model building. Most chapters include Packet Tracer-based skills integration challenges that are cumulative throughout the course, allowing for an exam-like culminating activity at the end of the course.
All hands-on labs in the course are completed using the NETLAB environment (live equipment accessed remotely).
Completion of CCNA 1 through 4 OR CCNA certification OR equivalent knowledge and experience. Must have access to a computer with Windows as well as Internet access outside of class to complete assignments.
This CISSP course helps prepare security professionals to pass the (ISC)² CISSP exam. The course provides a thorough presentation of the ten domains covered under the (ISC)² Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) including an understanding of their related concepts, technologies and theories. Earning the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification is the best way to demonstrate your qualifications as an expert professional in the field of information security.
CISSP Domains Covered:
• Domain 1 Telecommunications, Network, and Internet Security
• Domain 2 Security Architecture and Models
• Domain 3 Cryptography
• Domain 4 Security Management Practices
• Domain 5 Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning
• Domain 6 Law, Investigations, and Ethics
• Domain 7 Access Control
• Domain 8 Application Development Security
• Domain 9 Physical Security
• Domain 10 Operations Security
This course maps to the certification exam objectives and offers numerous features such as exam tips and case studies.
About the CISSP Examination
The CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) exam is a six-hour, monitored paper-based exam covering 10 domains of information system security knowledge, each representing a specific area of expertise. The CISSP examination consists of 250 multiple choice questions covering topics such as Access Control Systems, Cryptography, and Security Management Practices, and is administered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium or (ISC)². (ISC)² promotes the CISSP exam as an aid to evaluating personnel performing information security functions. For information about qualifying to take the certification exam, go to the (ISC)² Web page (https://www.ics2.org) and click on "Examinations".
You must have a minimum of five years of direct full-time security work experience in two or more of the 10 domains of the information systems security CBK®. If certain circumstances apply with appropriate documentation, candidates are eligible to waive one year of professional experience.
No meeting on November11.