Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS (SSFIPS)

 

Course Overview

The Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS (SSFIPS) v4.0 course shows you how to deploy and use Cisco Firepower® Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS). This hands-on course gives you the knowledge and skills to use the platform features and includes firewall security concepts, platform architecture and key features; in-depth event analysis including detection of network-based malware and file type, NGIPS tuning and configuration including application control, security intelligence, firewall, and network-based malware and file controls; Snort® rules language; file and malware inspection, security intelligence, and network analysis policy configuration designed to detect traffic patterns; configuration and deployment of correlation policies to take action based on events detected; troubleshooting; system and user administration tasks, and more.

This course helps you prepare to take the exam, Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower (300-710 SNCF), which leads to CCNP Security and Cisco Certified Specialist – Network Security Firepower certifications. The 300-710 SNCF exam has a second preparation course as well, Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Next Generation Firewall (SSNGFW). You can take these courses in any order.

Who should attend

This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to deploy and manage a Cisco Firepower NGIPS in their network environment.

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

Certifications

This course is part of the following Certifications:

Prerequisites

To fully benefit from this course, you should have the following knowledge and skills:

  • Technical understanding of TCP/IP networking and network architecture
  • Basic familiarity with the concepts of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and IPS

Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the components of Cisco Firepower Threat Defense and the managed device registration process
  • Detail Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFW) traffic control and configure the Cisco Firepower system for network discovery
  • Implement access control policies and describe access control policy advanced features
  • Configure security intelligences features and the Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Networks implementation procedure for file control and advanced malware protection
  • Implement and manage intrusion and network analysis policies for NGIPS inspection
  • Describe and demonstrate the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the Cisco Firepower Management Center
  • Integrate the Cisco Firepower Management Center with an external logging destination
  • Describe and demonstrate the external alerting options available to Cisco Firepower Management Center and configure a correlation policy
  • Describe key Cisco Firepower Management Center software update and user account management features
  • Identify commonly misconfigured settings within the Cisco Firepower Management Center and use basic commands to troubleshoot a Cisco Firepower Threat Defense device

Course Benefits

This course will help you:

  • Implement Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS to stop threats, address attacks, increase vulnerability prevention against suspicious files, and analyze for not-yet-identified threats
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities focused on security

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

Duration
5 days

Price (excl. tax)
Classroom Training

Duration
5 days

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E-Learning

Subscription duration
180 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Austria: US$ 1,000.—
  • Germany: 1,055.— €
  • Switzerland: US$ 1,000.—

Schedule

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This class will become guaranteed to run with one more student registration.
Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.
FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

English

Time zone: Central European Time (CET)   ±1 hour

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Online Training Time zone: India Standard Time (IST)
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Online Training Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST) Guaranteed date!
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FLEX Classroom Training (hybrid course):   Course participation either on-site in the classroom or online from the workplace or from home.

Europe

Germany

Munich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Berlin This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Hamburg This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Berlin This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Munich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Düsseldorf This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Hamburg This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Frankfurt This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
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Switzerland

Basel
Bern
Zurich This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: English
Zurich This is a FLEX course in German language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

Czech Republic

Prague This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English

Slovenia

Ljubljana This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET) Course language: English

Poland

Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Warsaw This is a FLEX course in Polish language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)

Bulgaria

Sofia This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Eastern European Time (EET) Course language: English

France

Paris This is a FLEX course in French language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Paris This is a FLEX course in French language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Paris This is a FLEX course in French language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

Italy

Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Rome This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Rome This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Sesto San Giovanni (MI) This is a FLEX course in Italian language. Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

North Macedonia

Skopje This is a FLEX course in English language. Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST) Course language: English