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Published byCisco Press, Pearson Education, and Pearson IT Certification

CreatedJuly 2017

This Learning Path includes  CCNA Security 210-260 Complete Video Course, CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND, CCNA Cyber Ops SECOPS, Current Security Threat Landscape Networking Talk , Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls LiveLessons (Workshop), Cisco Firepower and Advanced Malware Protecton LL, Cisco NetFlow LiveLessons, Cisco TrustSec LiveLessons, and CCIE Security v4.0 LiveLessons.

More than 13 hours of video training covering all of the objectives in the CCNA Security 210-260 exam. Includes over 100 practice questions, interactive exercises and CLI simulations so you can practice and assess your skills.

Description

CCNA Security 210-260 Complete Video Course is a unique video product that provides users with more than 13 hours of personal visual instruction from security experts Omar Santos, Aaron Woland, and Mason Harris. This course provides complete coverage of the new CCNA Security 210-260 exams, with videos covering every objective on the exam. The authors also provide step-by-step instructions and explanations using presentations, analysis, and confirmation demos. This video course emphasizes core security technologies by describing the installation, troubleshooting, and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices.

Overview

More than nine hours of video instruction on configuration and troubleshooting tasks to prepare you for the Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 certification exam.

Description

CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 LiveLessons is a unique video product that provides a solid understanding of the key areas of knowledge required to pass the 210-250 SECFND exam. This product walks through each topic of the exam blueprint, so you can gain the knowledge you need to pass the exam and start your career as an associate-level Security Operations Center (SOC) Security Analyst.

CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 contains more than nine hours of instruction with 12 lessons. The videos consist of live video training, video screencasts, and demos. Video instruction throughout offers detailed explanations, tips, and design recommendations.

Course Requirements

The video course assumes that the learner has the skills to navigate the user interface of a PC running on Microsoft Window, Mac, or Linux and who has completed typical high school-level math courses (mainly that the reader has been exposed to binary math). The course also assumes that the reader has used PCs connected to either a home network or a network inside a school or company, but that the reader might not understand anything about the network to which the PC was connected. It is also assumes that the reader knows how to use typical Internet applications, primarily web browsers and email clients.

About the Instructors

Omar Santos, CISSP No. 463598, is a Principal Engineer in the Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) within Cisco's Security Research and Operations. He mentors and leads engineers and incident managers during the investigation and resolution of security vulnerabilities in all Cisco products, including cloud services. Omar has been working with information technology and cybersecurity since the mid-1990s. Omar has designed, implemented, and supported numerous secure networks for Fortune 100 and 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 the critical infrastructure.

Omar is the author of several books and numerous whitepapers, articles, and security configuration guidelines and best practices. He has also delivered numerous technical presentations at many conferences and to Cisco customers and partners, in addition to many C-level executive presentations to many organizations.

You can follow Omar on Twitter: @santosomar

Natalie Timms is the former product manager with the CCIE program at Cisco Systems, Inc., where she managed exam content for the CCIE Security track and introduced Version 4.0. She has more than 15 years of Cisco networking experience working in various roles: field sales specialist, product manager and software engineer. Natalie has contributed at the IETF standards level and been involved with various certification programs for Cisco VPN based products, specifically ICSA and FIPS. Natalie is a a three time CiscoLive Distinguished Speaker award winner, holder of several security related US patents, and am a former network training developer and instructor (Wellfleet Communications). Her educational background includes a BSc in Computing Science and Statistics from Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia.

Skill Level

  • Beginner to Advanced

What You Will Learn

  • Network Design and Security Tools
  • Identity Management
  • Perimeter Security Methods
  • Intrusion Prevention and Content Security
  • Secure Access Solutions
  • System Hardening
  • Threat Identification and Mitigation

Who Should Take This Course

The target audiences for this video course are prospective candidates for CCIE or those professionals seeking a definitive reference guide for security information, in particular how it pertains to Cisco products and solutions. There is also a secondary audience that includes those currently evaluating the requirements in terms of content and complexity, needed to attempt CCIE security certification.

The primary audience includes:

  • Network security administrators
  • Network security engineers
  • IT professionals supporting both network and host security
  • Network security auditors
  • Network managers dealing with network security
  • Enterprise/Industry CERT team members
  • Network Security consultants
  • Network security designers/architects
  • IT network security policy makers
  • Enterprise/Vendor network security support personnel
  • Network security trainers
  • Network equipment vendor security test engineers

Course Requirements

Required knowledge/experience assumed includes a good understanding of security basics and familiarity with general networking concepts, infrastructure and communication. Readers should have practical experience in network admin and/or design. A CCIE Security candidate should have the following core competencies:

  • General networking
  • Strong TCP/IP including IPv6
  • Knowledge in network arch