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Cisco Certified Network Associate - CCNA Security Course

5 - Day Classroom Training Course - 35 Contact Hours

Upcoming Schedules for CCNA Security :
Dubai 26/Dec/2021 TBA TBA Enquire Now

Center Benefits

• Cisco Certified Trainers

• CCNA Lab Facilities: Cisco Routers, Switches and ASA

• Cisco Press Curriculum

• UAE Ministry of Education Accredited Institute

• Certificate of Achievement (Ministry Attestation fees apply)

• Exams: Prometric & VUE exams available (fees excluded)


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Course Overview

Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) v2.0 is a 5-day instructor-led course that is presented by Cisco Training Partners to end users and channel partner customers. The content focuses on the design, implementation, and monitoring of a comprehensive security policy, using Cisco IOS security features and technologies as examples. The course covers security controls of Cisco IOS devices as well as a functional introduction to the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA). Using instructor-led discussion, lecture, and hands-on lab exercises, this course allows learners to perform basic tasks to secure a small branch office network using Cisco IOS security features available through web-based GUIs (Cisco Configuration Professional) and the CLI on Cisco routers, switches, and ASAs.

Target Audience

Networking Professionals and Internetworking Professionals



Skills and knowledge equivalent to those learned in Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)
Working knowledge of the Windows operating system.
Working knowledge of Cisco IOS networking and concepts.


Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:
Describe the components of a comprehensive network security policy that can be used to counter threats against IT systems, within the context of a security policy lifecycle.
Develop and implement security countermeasures that are aimed at protecting network elements as part of the network infrastructure.
Deploy and maintain threat control and containment technologies for perimeter security in small and midsize networks.
Describe secure connectivity strategies and technologies using VPNs, and configure site-to-site and remote access VPNs using Cisco IOS features.


Exam Information

Exam No. 640-554 IINS

The 640-554 Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) exam is associated with the CCNA Security certification. This exam tests a candidate's knowledge of securing Cisco routers and switches and their associated networks. It leads to validated skills for installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices and develops competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security infrastructure.


Course Outline

Chapter 1 Networking Security Concepts
Chapter 2 Understanding Security Policies Using a Lifecycle Approach
Chapter 3 Building a Security Strategy
Chapter 4 Network Foundation Protection
Chapter 5 Using Cisco Configuration Professional to Protect the Network Infrastructure
Chapter 6 Securing the Management Plane on Cisco IOS Devices
Chapter 7 Implementing AAA Using IOS and the ACS Server
Chapter 8 Securing Layer 2 Technologies
Chapter 9 Securing the Data Plane in IPv6
Chapter 10 Planning a Threat Control Strategy
Chapter 11 Using Access Control Lists for Threat Mitigation
Chapter 12 Understanding Firewall Fundamentals
Chapter 13 Implementing Cisco IOS Zone-Based Firewalls
Chapter 14 Configuring Basic Firewall Policies on Cisco ASA
Chapter 15 Cisco IPS/IDS Fundamentals
Chapter 16 Implementing IOS-Based IPS
Chapter 17 Fundamentals of VPN Technology
Chapter 18 Fundamentals of the Public Key Infrastructure
Chapter 19 Fundamentals of IP Security
Chapter 20 Implementing IPsec Site-to-Site VPNs
Chapter 21 Implementing SSL VPNs Using Cisco ASA
Chapter 22 Final Preparation


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