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CCNA Security

5 weeks / 35 hours
$1200 Special Price $999

05/06/17 - 06/10/17, 5 weeks
Saturday, 09:30 am - 05:30 pm

08/12/17 - 09/16/17, 5 weeks
Saturday, 09:30 am - 05:30 pm

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The NYBI CCNA Security course covers the skills and knowledge required to recognize threats and vulnerabilities, develop and maintain a security infrastructure, and mitigate security threats. This includes installing, monitoring and troubleshooting of network devices to maintain security of data and devices, and competency in its security structure.


  • Understanding Network and Information Security Basics
  • Recognizing Current Network Threats
  • Applying Fundamental Security Principles to Network Design
  • Network Security Threat Landscape
  • Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks
  • Social Engineering Methods
  • Malware Identification Tools
  • Data Loss and Exfiltration Methods
  • Cisco Secure ACS, RADIUS, and TACACS
  • Configuring Routers to Interoperate with an ACS Server
  • Configuring the ACS Server to Interoperate with a Router
  • Verifying and Troubleshooting Router-to-ACS Server Interactions
  • Bring Your Own Device Fundamentals
  • BYOD Architecture Framework
  • Mobile Device Management
  • Understanding VPNs and Why We Use Them
  • Cryptography Basic Components
  • Public Key Infrastructure
  • Putting the Pieces of PKI to Work
  • IPsec Concepts, Components, and Operations
  • Configuring and Verifying IPsec
  • Planning and Preparing an IPsec Site-to-Site VPN
  • Implementing and Verifying an IPsec Site-to-Site VPN in Cisco IOS
  • Implementing and Verifying an IPsec Site-to-Site VPN in Cisco ASA
  • Functions and Use of SSL for VPNs
  • Configuring Clientless SSL VPNs on ASA
  • Using the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
  • Troubleshooting SSL VPN
  • VLAN and Trunking Fundamentals
  • Spanning-Tree Fundamentals
  • Common Layer 2 Threats and How to Mitigate Them
  • CDP and LLDP
  • DHCP Snooping
  • Dynamic ARP Inspection
  • Using Network Foundation Protection to Secure Networks
  • Understanding the Management Plane
  • Understanding the Control Plane
  • Understanding the Data Plane
  • Securing Management Traffic
  • Implementing Security Measures to Protect the Management Plane
  • Understanding and Configuring IPv6
  • Configuring IPv6 Routing
  • Developing a Security Plan for IPv6
  • Securing the Control Plane
  • Control Plane Policing
  • Securing Routing Protocols
  • Firewall Concepts and Technologies
  • Using Network Address Translation
  • Creating and Deploying Firewalls
  • The ASA Appliance Family and Features
  • ASA Firewall Fundamentals
  • Configuring the ASA
  • IPS Versus IDS
  • Identifying Malicious Traffic on the Network
  • Managing Signatures
  • Monitoring and Managing Alarms and Alerts
  • Cisco Next-Generation IPS Solutions
  • Mitigation Technology for E-mail-Based Threats
  • Mitigation Technology for Web-Based Threats
  • Cisco Content Security Management Appliance
  • Antivirus and Antimalware Solutions
  • Personal Firewalls and Host Intrusion Prevention Systems
  • Advanced Malware Protection for Endpoints
  • Hardware and Software Encryption of Endpoint Data

Certification Exam

This course prepares students for the following exam:


  • High School Diploma/ GED, and CCNA Certification, prior completion of the CCNA course or equivalent level of knowledge.

Occupational Objectives

Upon completion of the course, students will be qualified to be a Jr. network security engineer as a CCNA Security.