Cisco Firepower and Advanced Malware Protection LiveLessons

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  • ISBN-10: 0-13-446874-0
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-446874-7

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More than 4 hours of video training covering everything you need to know to design, configure, and troubleshoot Cisco ASA Firepower services.

Learn how Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) capabilities have been integrated into the Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services and Firepower Threat Defense. Cisco Firepower and Advanced Malware Protection LiveLessons walks you through the steps for designing, configuring, and troubleshooting Cisco ASA Firepower services so you can implement latest threat detection services from Cisco. Omar Santos, best-selling author of CCNA Security Cert Guide and Complete Video Course and a principal engineer of the Cisco Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT), provides step-by-step coverage of the new Cisco Firepower services and explores the Cisco Next-Generation IPS appliances, Cisco ASA with Firepower services, AMP for networks, endpoints and content security, and Firepower Management Center.

Coverage includes the following:
Lesson 1: Fundamentals of Cisco Next-Generation Network Security
Lesson 2: Introduction and Design of Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
Lesson 3: Configuring Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
Lesson 4: Cisco AMP for Networks
Lesson 5: Cisco AMP for Endpoints
Lesson 6: Cisco AMP for Content Security
Lesson 7: Configuring and Troubleshooting the Cisco Next-Generation IPS Appliances
Lesson 8: Firepower Management Center

Who Should Take This Course
This video course serves as comprehensive guide for any network and/or security professional who has deployed or is planning to deploy Cisco Next-Generation Security products, including the Cisco ASA with FirePOWER services, Cisco Firepower Threat Defense, Cisco AMP for Networks and Endpoints, and the Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS appliances. Any security professional who manages or configures the Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA) and Cisco Email Security Appliance (ESA) with the new Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) solution will also benefit from this video course.

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Table of Contents

Lesson 1: Fundamentals of Cisco Next-Generation Network Security
1.1 Understanding the New Security Threat Landscape and the Attack Continuum
1.2 Understanding the Cisco ASA Next-Generation Firewalls and the FirePOWER Module
1.3 Understanding Next-Generation Intrusion Prevention Systems (NGIPS)
1.4 Understanding Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Endpoints and Networks
1.5 Understanding the Cisco AMP Threat Grid
1.6 Understanding Cisco Email Security
1.7 Understanding Cisco Web Security
1.8 Understanding the Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE)
1.9 Understanding the Cisco Meraki Cloud-managed MDM and Security Appliances
1.10 Understanding Cisco VPN Solutions
1.11 Introduction to the Cisco Firepower 4100 Series Firewall
1.12 Cisco Firepower Threat Defense (FTD)
1.13 Introduction to FX-OS
Lesson 2: Introduction and Design of Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
2.1 Understanding Inline vs. Promiscuous Mode
2.2 Understanding Cisco ASA FirePOWER Management Options
2.3 Understanding Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Sizing
2.4 Understanding Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Licensing
2.5 Cisco ASA FirePOWER Compatibility with ASA Features
2.6 Cisco ASA FirePOWER Packet Processing Order of Operations
2.7 Understanding Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services and High Availability
2.8 Deploying Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services in the Internet Edge
2.9 Deploying Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services in VPN Scenarios
2.10 Deploying Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services in the Data Center
Lesson 3: Configuring Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
3.1 Initial Setup of the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Module in Cisco ASA 5585-X Appliances
3.2 Initial Setup of the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Module in Cisco ASA 5500-X Appliances
3.3 Configuring the Cisco ASA to Redirect Traffic to the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Module
3.4 Configuring the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Module Using the Adaptive Security Device Manager (ASDM)
3.5 Configuring the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Module for Firepower Management Center
3.6 Troubleshooting Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
3.7 Configuring Cisco Firepower Threat Defense
Lesson 4: Cisco AMP for Networks
4.1 Introducing Cisco AMP for Networks
4.2 Understanding Cisco AMP for Networks Licensing
4.3 Configuring Cisco AMP for Networks
4.4 Troubleshooting Cisco AMP for Networks
Lesson 5: Cisco AMP for Endpoints
5.1 Deploying Cisco AMP for Endpoints
5.2 Custom Detections
5.3 Application Control - Blocking and Whitelisting
5.4 Network IP Blacklists and Whitelists
5.5 Scheduled Scans
5.6 Events, File Analysis, Threat Root Cause and Advanced Reporting
Lesson 6: Cisco AMP for Content Security
6.1 Cisco Web Security and AMP
6.2 Cisco Email Security and AMP
Lesson 7: Configuring and Troubleshooting the Cisco Next-Generation IPS Appliances
7.1 Cisco Next-Generation IPS Deployment Scenarios
7.2 Cisco Next-Generation IPS Initial Setup
7.3 Configuring Cisco Next-Generation IPS Appliances
7.4 Troubleshooting Cisco Next-Generation IPS Appliances
Lesson 8: Firepower Management Center
8.1 Introduction to the Firepower Management Center
8.2 FMC Multi-tenancy and Domains
8.3 FMC Reporting and Security Operations

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