Introduction to Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls is an excerpt from Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls -- 7 hours of video training on Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls, from initial design to advanced configuration and troubleshooting.
Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls LiveLessons (Workshop) is an engaging and unique video course taught in front of a live audience. Omar Santos, senior incident manager and the technical leader of the Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) and author of Cisco ASA: All-in-one Next-Generation Firewall, IPS, and VPN Services, teaches you the skills you need to design, configure, and troubleshoot the firewall features of the Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls and FirePOWER services with Advanced Malware Protection (AMP).
This course is also available in download format here: http://www.ciscopress.com/store/cisco-asa-5500-x-series-next-generation-firewalls-livelessons-9781587205705?WT.mc_id=Social_YT
This live video introduces Cisco ASA solutions to overcoming obstacles by providing complete configuration and troubleshooting guidance. Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls LiveLessons (Workshop) is the definitive insider's guide to planning, installing, configuring, and maintaining the new Cisco ASA firewall features.
Major topics include
Lesson 1: Introduction to the Cisco ASA
Lesson 2: Firewall Modes
Lesson 3: Multiple Context Mode
Lesson 4: Basic Settings
Lesson 5: Network Address Translation (NAT)
Lesson 6: Controlling Access
Lesson 7: IP Routing
Lesson 8: Authentication, Authorization, Accounting (AAA) Support
Lesson 9: Cisco ASAv
Lesson 10: High Availability
Lesson 11: Application Layer Protocol Inspection
Lesson 12: Logging
Lesson 13: NetFlow Support
Lesson 14: ASA FirePOWER (SFR) Module
Lesson 15: Threat Detection
Question and Answer Session
About the Instructor
Omar Santos is a senior incident manager and the technical leader of the Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT), where he mentors and leads engineers and incident managers during the investigation and resolution of security vulnerabilities in all Cisco products. Omar has more than 19 years of experience (15 at Cisco) working with information technology and cybersecurity. Omar has designed, implemented, and supported numerous secure networks for Fortune 500 companies and the U.S. government. Prior to his current role, he was a technical leader within the World Wide Security Practice and the Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC), where he taught, led, and mentored many engineers within both organizations.
Omar is an active member of the security community, where he leads several industry-wide initiatives and standard bodies. His active role helps businesses, academic institutions, state and local law enforcement agencies, and other participants that are dedicated to increasing the security of critical infrastructure.
Omar is the author of four books, numerous whitepapers, articles, and security configuration guidelines and best practices. Omar has also delivered numerous technical presentations at conferences and to Cisco customers and partners, as well as many C-level executive presentations to many organizations.
Author of numerous Cisco Press books, including
--Cisco ASA: All-in-one Next-Generation Firewall, IPS, and VPN Services, Third Edition
--CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide (to be published in 2015)
--Network Security with NetFlow and IPFIX: Big Data Analytics for Information Security (to be published in 2015)
--Cisco Network Admission Control, Volume II: NAC Deployment and Troubleshooting
--End-to-End Network Security: Defense-in-Depth
Beginning to Intermediate: This video title encompasses topics from an introductory level to advanced topics on security and next-generation firewall capabilities.
What You Will Learn
The skills you need to design, configure, and troubleshoot the firewall features of the Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls.
Who Should Take This Course
Security professions; network professionals who manage network security and install and configure Cisco ASA firewalls.
Students must be familiar with general networking and security topics, including
--Intrusion detection and intrusion prevention systems
--LAN switching technologies
--IP addressing (IPv4 and IPv6)
--IP routing technologies (RIP, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, and so on)
--IP services (DHCP, NAT, ACLs, and so on)