Cisco IINS 2.0: Securing the Data Plane on Cisco Switches
Descripció: Curs Cisco IINS 2.0: Securing the Data Plane on Cisco Switches
Formació en IINS 2.0: Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security
Like routers, both Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches have their own set of network security requirements. Access to switches is a convenient entry point for attackers who are intent on illegally gaining access to a corporate network. With access to a switch, an attacker can set up rogue access points and protocol analyzers, and launch all types of attacks from within the network. Attackers can even spoof the MAC and IP addresses of critical servers and do significant damage. This course introduces basic switching concepts, explains security threats that exploit vulnerabilities in the switching infrastructure, and examines strategies to mitigate those threats.
Network designers, administrators, engineers, and managers; systems engineers; individuals seeking the Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security (IINS) v2.0 640-554 certification, which is associated with the CCNA Security certification exam.
Knowledge and skills equivalent to those learned in Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1) are required, and a working knowledge of the Windows operating system and Cisco IOS networking and concepts is recommended.