CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250

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9+ Hours of Video Instruction


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.


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.

Major topics include:

  • Networking Concepts
  • Security Concepts
  • Cryptography
  • Host-Based Analysis
  • Security Monitoring
  • Attack Methods

About the Instructor

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

Skill Level

  • Beginning to intermediate

What You Will Learn

  • Presentation on key Cyber Security solutions
  • Covers all of the objectives in the CCNA Cyber Ops exam
  • Easy to follow demonstrations of cybersecurity tools, products, and solutions
  • Scenarios offered to help learners understand real-world applications

Who Should Take This Course

Anyone who wants to obtain their CCNA Cyber Ops certification. This includes security professionals interested in learning how to develop, manage, or improve a security operations center, a CSIRT, PSIRT, or to become a cyber security incident response expert. Anyone wishing to take the CCNA CyberOps exam would also benefit from viewing this course.

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.

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction
    1. CCNA CyberOps SECFND: Introduction
  2. Lesson 1: Networking Fundamentals
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 1.1 Reviewing the OSI Model
    3. 1.2 Reviewing the TCP/IP Network Models
    4. 1.3 Surveying Common Networking Protocols: DHCP
    5. 1.4 Surveying Common Networking Protocols: Routing Protocols
    6. 1.5 Surveying Common Networking Protocols: ICMP
    7. 1.6 Surveying Common Networking Protocols: DNS
    8. 1.7 Identifying Networking Device Types
    9. 1.8 Understanding IP Subnets
    10. 1.9 Examining VLANs and Data Visibility
  3. Lesson 2: Network Security Devices and Cloud Services
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 2.1 Comparing Traditional and Next-Generation Firewalls
    3. 2.2 Comparing Traditional and Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)
    4. 2.3 Understanding Cisco Web Security
    5. 2.4 Understanding Cisco Email Security
    6. 2.5 Examining Advanced Malware Protection
    7. 2.6 Examining Identity Management Systems
    8. 2.7 Surveying Other Network Security Devices
  4. Lesson 3: Security Principles
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 3.1 Understanding Defense-in-Depth
    3. 3.2 Identifying Threats, Vulnerabilities, and Exploits and Their Associated Risk
    4. 3.3 Identifying Threat Actors
    5. 3.4 Understanding Reverse Engineering
    6. 3.5 Understanding Chain of Custody
    7. 3.6 Examining Run Books
    8. 3.7 Introducing PII and PHI
    9. 3.8 Understanding Principle of Least Privilege
    10. 3.9 Performing Risk Assessment
  5. Lesson 4: Access Control Models
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 4.1 Understanding Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability
    3. 4.2 Understanding Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
    4. 4.3 Examining the Access Control Process: Terminology and Data Classification
    5. 4.4 Examining the Access Control Process: Data States and Policy Roles
    6. 4.5 Examining the Access Control Process: Security and Access Control Classification
    7. 4.6 Understanding Discretionary Access Control
    8. 4.7 Understanding Mandatory Access Control
    9. 4.8 Understanding Role Based Access Control
    10. 4.9 Understanding Attribute Based Access Control
  6. Lesson 5: Introduction to Security Management
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 5.1 Surveying Asset Management
    3. 5.2 Surveying Configuration Management
    4. 5.3 Surveying Mobile Device Management
    5. 5.4 Surveying Patch Management
    6. 5.5 Surveying Vulnerability Management
    7. 5.6 Understanding Network and Host Antivirus
    8. 5.7 Understanding SEIM and Log Collection
  7. Lesson 6: Fundamentals of Cryptography and PKI
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 6.1 Understanding the Basic Components of Cryptography
    3. 6.2 Introducing Public Key Infrastructure
    4. 6.3 Deciphering Encryption Algorithms
    5. 6.4 Understanding Hashing Algorithms
    6. 6.5 Examining Secure Socket Layer and Transport Layer Security
    7. 6.6 Examining Digital Certificates
  8. Lesson 7: Introduction to Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 7.1 Introducing VPNs and Why We Use Them
    3. 7.2 Examining Remote Access VPNs
    4. 7.3 Examining Site-to-Site VPNs
    5. 7.4 Understanding IPsec Concepts, Components, and Operations
    6. 7.5 Surveying Cisco VPN Solutions: Traditional IPsec, DMVPN, FlexVPN
    7. 7.6 Surveying Cisco VPN Solutions: Clientless SSL and AnyConnect
  9. Lesson 8: Windows, Linux, and MAC OS X Based Analysis
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 8.1 Understanding Windows Forensics Basics
    3. 8.2 Understanding Linux and MAC OS X Forensics Basics
    4. 8.3 Examining Web Server Logs
  10. Lesson 9: Endpoint Security Technologies
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 9.1 Examining Host-Based Intrusion Detection
    3. 9.2 Exploring Antimalware and Antivirus
    4. 9.3 Understanding Host-based Firewalls
    5. 9.4 Exploring Application-level Whitelisting/Blacklisting
    6. 9.5 Exploring Systems-based Sandboxing
  11. Lesson 10: Network and Host Telemetry
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 10.1 Introducing NetFlow
    3. 10.2 Surveying Commercial and Open Source NetFlow Tools
    4. 10.3 Understanding Flexible NetFlow
    5. 10.4 Examining Firewall Logs
    6. 10.5 Understanding Application Visibility and Control
    7. 10.6 Examining Web and Email Content Filtering Logs
    8. 10.7 Exploring Full Packet Capture
    9. 10.8 Surveying IPS Events
    10. 10.9 Surveying Host or Endpoint Events
  12. Lesson 11: Security Monitoring Operations and Challenges
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 11.1 Understanding Security Monitoring Fundamentals
    3. 11.2 Surveying Security Monitoring Tools
    4. 11.3 Grasping Security Monitoring Operational Challenges
  13. Lesson 12: Types of Attacks and Vulnerabilities
    1. Learning objectives
    2. 12.1 Surveying Types of Vulnerabilities
    3. 12.2 Understanding Passive Reconnaissance and Social Engineering
    4. 12.3 Understanding Active Reconnaissance Port Scanning and Host Profiling
    5. 12.4 Understanding Privilege Escalation and Code Execution Attacks
    6. 12.5 Understanding Backdoors and Man-in-the Middle Attacks
    7. 12.6 Understanding Denial of Service Attacks
    8. 12.7 Surveying Attack Methods for Data Exfiltration
    9. 12.8 Understanding ARP Cache Poisoning and Route Manipulation Attacks
    10. 12.9 Understanding Password Attacks
    11. 12.10 Understanding Wireless Attacks
    12. 12.11 Exploring Security Evasion Techniques
  14. Summary
    1. CCNA CyberOps SECFND: Summary

Product information

  • Title: CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250
  • Author(s): Omar Santos
  • Release date: March 2017
  • Publisher(s): Pearson
  • ISBN: 0134646797