Cisco ASA Firepower NGFW

Course Description

This lab-intensive course introduces you to the basic next-generation intrusion prevention system (NGIPS) and next-generation firewall (NGFW) security concepts. The course then leads you through the Cisco Firepower system. Among other powerful features, you become familiar with:

● Firepower Threat Defense configuration
● In-depth event analysis
● NGIPS tuning and configuration

This is a Level-2 Compliance Training Delivered By Experts. Horizon Computers Trademark Expertise In Delivering Highest Quality Network Security Training. Horizon Computers Hand-made 35 Labs Cover all the Features Comprehensively.

Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Next Generation Firewall Training is Conducted at Horizon Computers Vashi, Vile Parle and Pune Centers

Course Audience:

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

Targeted roles include:
  • Security administrators
  • Security consultants
  • Network administrators
  • System engineers
  • Technical support personnel
  • Channel partners and resellers

"Difficulty Level - Intermediate to Advance"

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to:
  • Describe the Cisco Firepower Threat Defense system and key concepts of NGIPS and NGFW technology
  • Describe how to perform the configurations tasks required for implementing a Cisco Firepower Threat Defense device
  • Describe how to implement quality of service (QoS) and Network Address Translation (NAT) by using Cisco Firepower Threat Defense
  • Perform an initial network discovery using Cisco Firepower to identify hosts, applications, and services
  • Identify and create the objects required as prerequisites to implementing access control policies
  • Describe the behavior, usage, and implementation procedure for access control policies
  • Describe the concepts and implementation procedure of security intelligence features
  • Describe Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Networks and the implementation procedure of file control and advanced malware protection
  • Implement and manage intrusion policies
  • Explain the use of network analysis policies and the role of preprocessor technology in processing network traffic for NGIPS inspection
  • Describe and demonstrate the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the Cisco Firepower Management Center
  • Describe key Cisco Firepower Management Center system administration and user account management features
  • Describe the processes that can be used to troubleshoot Cisco Firepower Threat Defense systems

Course Pre-requisite:

  • Technical understanding of TCP/IP networking and network architecture
  • Basic familiarity with firewall and IPS concepts
  • Familiarity with Core Routing & Switching Technology
  • ISP access Technology like NAT, IP SLA Tracking

Firewall fundamentals by Chandan Sir

History and Types of Firewalls | 1st Generation Firewalls

ACL Limitations and Issues | Stateless Packet Inspection Firewall (ACL)

Stateful Packet Inspection Firewalls | Packet Filter Firewalls Introduction

Course Contents

Cisco ASA Firepower NGFW is available in Horizon Computers Vashi, Vile Parle, Pune
Module Topic
1 Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Overview
2 Cisco Firepower System Setup
3 QoS and NAT Implementation
4 Cisco Firepower Discovery
5 Access Control Policy Prerequisites
6 Implementing Access Control Policies
7 Security Intelligence
8 AMP for Networks Malware Protection
9 Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems
10 Network Analysis Policies
11 Detailed Analysis Techniques
12 System Administration
13 Cisco Firepower Threat Defense Troubleshooting

Lab Brief Outline

1 Connect to the Lab Environment
2 the Cisco Firepower Management Center GUI
3 Device Management
4 Implementing QoS and NAT
5 Configuring Network Discovery
6 Implementing an Access Control Policy
7 Implementing Security Intelligence)
8 AMP for Networks Malware Protection
9 Implementing NGIPS
10 Performing Detailed Analysis
11 System Administration
12 Cisco Firepower Troubleshooting