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SSFIPS Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System Study Guide: Exam 500-285 by John Gay, Alex Tatistcheff, Todd Lammle

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Chapter 4 Access Control Policy

THE SSFIPS EXAM TOPICS COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

  • ✓ 1.0 Object Management
    • ▪ 1.2 Describe the implementation of security intelligence feeds
  • ✓ 2.0 Access Control Policy
    • ▪ 2.1 Describe the purpose, features, and configuration of access control policy rules
    • ▪ 2.2 Describe the purpose and configuration of an access control policy

The Access Control policy (AC policy) is the heart of the FireSIGHT System and determines the types of traffic that will be logged, allowed, or blocked. It’s also used to implement Security Intelligence lists, IPS rules, and file policies. An AC policy acts kind of like a central traffic cop for FireSIGHT because all traffic passing through a device is processed ...

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