December 10, 2015

CCNA Security

To work in a role such as Security Specialist, Security Administrator and Network Security Support Engineers, it’s recommended that you hold a CCNA Security certification.

This qualification shows you can perform crucial security-related tasks such as responding to a security breach, performing risk assessments, configuring secure administrative access and configuring a zone-based policy firewall. Make yourself invaluable to employers with such a widely recognized certification.


Certification is awarded by Cisco and is globally recognized.

What you’ll learn

Become certified in:

  • Recognising how data is classified
  • Specifying the appropriate response to a security breach
  • Identifying key operations security principles
  • Performing risk assessments
  • Configuring secure administrative access
  • Configuring a zone-based policy firewall
  • Use cryptography
  • Configuring a site-to-site IPsec Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • Recognising security threats to VoIP networks
  • Recommending security measures to defend against hacking

Course structure

Total Units: 11
  • Introducing networking security fundamentals
  • Security policies and strategies
  • Cisco network foundation protection
  • Securing the management plane and AAA configuration
  • Securing the data plane on Cisco switches
  • Securing the data plane in IPv6 environments
  • Threat control, mitigation and firewalls
  • Implementing firewall policies
  • Implementing IPS
  • VPN technologies and public key infrastructure
  • IPsec fundamentals and VPNs
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