Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) is an instructor-led, lab-intensive course that introduces students to the powerful features of the Cisco Sourcefire System, including FireSIGHT technology, in-depth event analysis, IPS tuning and configuration, and the Snort rules language.
Students will learn how to use and configure next-generation Sourcefire technology, including application control, firewall, and routing and switching capabilities. Students will also learn to properly tune your system for better performance and greater network intelligence while taking full advantage of powerful tools for more efficient event analysis, including file type and network-based malware detection.
This course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure that students are able to successfully deploy and manage the Sourcefire System.
It is recommended that prior to enrollment, students have the following:
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to deploy and/or manage a Sourcefire System in their work environment. The primary audience for this course includes:
Sourcefire System Overview and Classroom Setup