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CCSP: Secure PIX and Secure VPN Study Guide: Exams 642-521 and 642-511

CCSP: Secure PIX and Secure VPN Study Guide: Exams 642-521 and 642-511

Wade Edwards, Tom Lancaster, Eric Quinn, Jason Rohm, Bryant G. Tow

ISBN: 978-0-782-15140-4

Feb 2006

525 pages

Select type: E-Book


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Here's the book you need to prepare for Cisco's Secure PIX Firewall (CSPFA) and Secure VPN (CSVPN) exams.

This two-in-one Study Guide provides:

  • In-depth coverage of all exam topics
  • Practical information on implementing Cisco's Secure PIX and Secure VPN technologies
  • Hundreds of challenging review questions
  • Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards

Authoritative coverage of all exam objectives, including:
Secure PIX Firewall:

  • Translations and Connections
  • Access Control Lists and Content Filtering
  • Object Grouping
  • Advanced Protocol Handling
  • Attack Guards, Intrusion Detection, and Shunning
  • Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
  • Failover
  • Cisco PIX Device Manager
  • Enterprise PIX Firewall Management and Maintenance
  • Firewall Services Module

Secure VPN:

  • VPN and IPSec Technology Overview
  • VPN 3000 Concentrator Series Hardware
  • Remote Access with Pre-shared Keys and Digital Certificates
  • IPSec Software Client Firewalls
  • Software Client Auto-Initiation
  • Hardware Client Configuration
  • Network Client Backup and Load Balancing
  • Software Auto-Update
  • Configuring for the IPSec Over UDP and IPSec Over TCP\
  • LAN-to-LAN with Pre-Shared Keys, NAT, and Digital Certificates

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


Assessment Test.

Part I: Cisco Secure PIX Firewall Advanced.

Chapter 1: PIX Firewall Basics.

Chapter 2: PIX Firewall Configuration.

Chapter 3: ACLs, Filtering, Object Grouping, and AAA.

Chapter 4: Advanced Protocol Handling, Attack Guards, and Intrusion Detection.

Chapter 5: Firewall Failover and PDM.

Chapter 6: VPNs and the PIX Firewall.

Part II: Cisco Secure Virtual Private Networks.

Chapter 7: Introduction to Virtual Private Networks.

Chapter 8: Introduction to Cisco VPN Devices.

Chapter 9: Configuring the VPN Concentrator.

Chapter 10: Managing the VPN Concentrator.



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Page 24

Line 8 of the configuration command should read: MSFC(config)# int vlan 15