CCNP Security SISAS 300 208 Official Cert Guide

Author: Aaron Woland
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780133888744
Release Date: 2015-04-08
Genre: Computers

CCNP Security SISAS 300-208 Official Cert Guide from Cisco Press enables you to succeed on the exam the first time and is the only self-study resource approved by Cisco. Cisco security experts Aaron Woland and Kevin Redmon share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. This complete study package includes A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exam “Do I Know This Already?” quizzes, which enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section The powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Testsoftware, complete with hundreds of well-reviewed, exam-realistic questions, customization options, and detailed performance reports A final preparation chapter, which guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your review and test-taking strategies Study plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study time Well regarded for its level of detail, study plans, assessment features, challenging review questions and exercises, video instruction, and hands-on labs, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that ensure your exam success. The official study guide helps you master topics on the CCNP Security SISAS 300-208 exam, including the following: Identity management/secure access Threat defense Troubleshooting, monitoring and reporting tools Threat defense architectures Identity management architectures

CCNP Security SISAS 300 208 Official Cert Guide

Author: Aaron T. Woland
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9781587144264
Release Date: 2015-05-07
Genre: Computers

CCNP Security SISAS 300-208 Official Cert Guide is a comprehensive self-study tool for preparing for the latest CCNP Security SISAS exam. Complete coverage of all exam topics as posted on the exam topic blueprint ensures readers will arrive at a thorough understanding of what they need to master to succeed on the exam. The book follows a logical organization of the CCNP Security exam objectives. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing readers' retention and recall of exam topics. Readers will organize their exam preparation through the use of the consistent features in these chapters, including: Pre-chapter quiz - These quizzes allow readers to assess their knowledge of the chapter content and decide how much time to spend on any given section. Foundation Topics - These sections make up the majority of the page count, explaining concepts, configurations, with emphasis on the theory and concepts, and with linking the theory to the meaning of the configuration commands. Key Topics - Inside the Foundation Topics sections, every figure, table, or list that should absolutely be understood and remembered for the exam is noted with the words Key Topic in the margin. This tool allows the reader to quickly review the most important details in each chapter. Exam Preparation - This ending section of each chapter includes three additional features for review and study, all designed to help the reader remember the details as well as to get more depth. Readers will be instructed to review key topics from the chapter, complete tables and lists from memory, and define key terms. Final Preparation Chapter - This final chapter details a set of tools and a study plan to help readers complete their preparation for the exams. CD-ROM Practice Test - The companion CD-ROM contains a set of customizable practice tests.

CCNP Security FIREWALL 642 618 Official Cert Guide

Author: David Hucaby
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780132979412
Release Date: 2012-05-30
Genre: Computers

Trust the best selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam. Master Cisco CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-618 exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks This is the eBook edition of the CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-618 Official Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the companion CD-ROM with practice exam that comes with the print edition. CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-618 Official Cert Guide presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. “Do I Know This Already?” quizzes open each chapter and enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-618 Official Cert Guide, focuses specifically on the objectives for the Cisco CCNP Security FIREWALL exam. Expert networking consultants Dave Hucaby, Dave Garneau, and Anthony Sequeira share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics. Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, comprehensive design scenarios, and challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. The official study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNP Security FIREWALL exam, including: ASA interfaces IP connectivity ASA management Recording ASA activity Address translation Access control Proxy services Traffic inspection and handling Transparent firewall mode Virtual firewalls High availability ASA service modules CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-618 Official Cert Guide is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit www.cisco.com/go/authorizedtraining.

Cisco ISE for BYOD and Secure Unified Access

Author: Aaron Woland
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780134586694
Release Date: 2017-06-16
Genre: Computers

Fully updated: The complete guide to Cisco Identity Services Engine solutions Using Cisco Secure Access Architecture and Cisco Identity Services Engine, you can secure and gain control of access to your networks in a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) world. This second edition of Cisco ISE for BYOD and Secure Unified Accesscontains more than eight brand-new chapters as well as extensively updated coverage of all the previous topics in the first edition book to reflect the latest technologies, features, and best practices of the ISE solution. It begins by reviewing today’s business case for identity solutions. Next, you walk through ISE foundational topics and ISE design. Then you explore how to build an access security policy using the building blocks of ISE. Next are the in-depth and advanced ISE configuration sections, followed by the troubleshooting and monitoring chapters. Finally, we go in depth on the new TACACS+ device administration solution that is new to ISE and to this second edition. With this book, you will gain an understanding of ISE configuration, such as identifying users, devices, and security posture; learn about Cisco Secure Access solutions; and master advanced techniques for securing access to networks, from dynamic segmentation to guest access and everything in between. Drawing on their cutting-edge experience supporting Cisco enterprise customers, the authors offer in-depth coverage of the complete lifecycle for all relevant ISE solutions, making this book a cornerstone resource whether you’re an architect, engineer, operator, or IT manager. · Review evolving security challenges associated with borderless networks, ubiquitous mobility, and consumerized IT · Understand Cisco Secure Access, the Identity Services Engine (ISE), and the building blocks of complete solutions · Design an ISE-enabled network, plan/distribute ISE functions, and prepare for rollout · Build context-aware security policies for network access, devices, accounting, and audit · Configure device profiles, visibility, endpoint posture assessments, and guest services · Implement secure guest lifecycle management, from WebAuth to sponsored guest access · Configure ISE, network access devices, and supplicants, step by step · Apply best practices to avoid the pitfalls of BYOD secure access · Set up efficient distributed ISE deployments · Provide remote access VPNs with ASA and Cisco ISE · Simplify administration with self-service onboarding and registration · Deploy security group access with Cisco TrustSec · Prepare for high availability and disaster scenarios · Implement passive identities via ISE-PIC and EZ Connect · Implement TACACS+ using ISE · Monitor, maintain, and troubleshoot ISE and your entire Secure Access system · Administer device AAA with Cisco IOS, WLC, and Nexus

CCNP Security VPN 642 647 Official Cert Guide

Author: Jim Thomas
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9781587142567
Release Date: 2011-01-14
Genre: Computers

The official, comprehensive assessment, review, and practice guide for Cisco's latest CCNP Security VPN exam -- direct from Cisco • •Covers every new Cisco VPN exam topic, including AnyConnect Remote Access VPNs, AAA, DAPs, Cisco Secure Desktop, clientless VPNs and portals, EzVPN solutions, high availability and performance, IPSEC site-to-site VPNs, and much more. •CD contains realistic practice tests. •Extensive, proven features help students review efficiently and remember key details. This is Cisco's official, comprehensive self-study resource for preparing for the new CCNP Security VPN exam, one of the four required exams for CCNP Security certification. Designed for intermediate-to-advanced level readers, it covers every objective concisely and logically, with extensive teaching features designed to promote retention and understanding. Readers will find: • •Pre-chapter quizzes to assess knowledge upfront and focus study more efficiently. •Foundation topics sections that explain concepts and configurations, and link theory to actual configuration commands. •Key topics sections calling attention to every figure, table, and list that candidates must know. •Exam Preparation sections with additional chapter review features. •Final preparation chapter providing tools and a complete final study plan. •Customizable practice test library on CD-ROM This book's comprehensive coverage includes • •Understanding ASA architecture. •Working with policies, inheritance, and attributes. •Implementing AnyConnect Remote Access VPN solutions. •Providing for AnyConnect advanced authentication and authorization. •Deploying and managing AnyConnect clients. •Enabling advanced authorization with AAA and DAPs. •Using AnyConnect with Cisco Secure Desktop and NAC. •Implementing clientless VPNs. •Deploying and managing Cisco Secure Desktop. •Mastering and using EzVPN solutions. •Providing for high availability and performance.

CCNP Security SIMOS 300 209 Official Cert Guide

Author: Howard Hooper
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 158714428X
Release Date: 2015-09-11
Genre: Computer networks

CCNP Security SIMOS 300-209 Official Cert Guide is a comprehensive self-study tool for preparing for the latest CCNP Security SIMOS exam. Complete coverage of all exam topics as posted on the exam topic blueprint ensures readers will arrive at a thorough understanding of what they need to master to succeed on the exam. The book follows a logical organization of the CCNP Security exam objectives. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing readers' retention and recall of exam topics. Readers will organize their exam preparation through the use of the consistent features in these chapters, including: Pre-chapter quiz - These quizzes allow readers to assess their knowledge of the chapter content and decide how much time to spend on any given section. Foundation Topics - These sections make up the majority of the page count, explaining concepts, configurations, with emphasis on the theory and concepts, and with linking the theory to the meaning of the configuration commands. Key Topics - Inside the Foundation Topics sections, every figure, table, or list that should absolutely be understood and remembered for the exam is noted with the words Key Topic in the margin. This tool allows the reader to quickly review the most important details in each chapter. Exam Preparation - This ending section of each chapter includes three additional features for review and study, all designed to help the reader remember the details as well as to get more depth. Readers will be instructed to review key topics from the chapter, complete tables and lists from memory, and define key terms. Final Preparation Chapter - This final chapter details a set of tools and a study plan to help readers complete their preparation for the exams. CD-ROM Practice Test - The companion CD-ROM contains a set of customizable practice tests.

CCNP Routing and Switching SWITCH 300 115 Official Cert Guide

Author: David Hucaby
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780133414301
Release Date: 2014-11-14
Genre: Computers

Trust the best-selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam. Master Cisco CCNP SWITCH 300-115 exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks This is the eBook edition of the CCNP Routing and Switching SWITCH 300-115 Official Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the companion CD-ROM with practice exam that comes with the print edition. CCNP Routing and Switching SWITCH 300-115 Official Cert Guide from Cisco Press enables you to succeed on the exam the first time and is the only self-study resource approved by Cisco. Expert engineer David Hucaby shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. This complete, official study package includes A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exam Do I Know This Already? quizzes, which enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section Chapter-ending exercises, which help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly The powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test software, complete with hundreds of well-reviewed, exam-realistic questions, customization options, and detailed performance reports More than 60 minutes of personal video mentoring from the author on important exam topics A final preparation chapter, which guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your review and test-taking strategies Study plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study time Well regarded for its level of detail, study plans, assessment features, challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that ensure your exam success. CCNP Routing and Switching SWITCH 300-115 Official Cert Guide is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit www.cisco.com. The official study guide helps you master topics on the CCNP R&S SWITCH 300-115 exam, including: Enterprise campus design Switch operation Switch port configuration VLANs, Trunks, and VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), RSTP, and MSTP Protecting the STP topology Aggregating switch links Multilayer switching Configuring DHCP Logging switch activity and managing switches with SNMP Monitoring performance and traffic High availability Securing switched networks

CCNP Routing and Switching TSHOOT 300 135 Official Cert Guide

Author: Raymond Lacoste
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780133414349
Release Date: 2014-11-07
Genre: Computers

Trust the best-selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam. Master Cisco CCNP TSHOOT 300-135 exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks This is the eBook edition of the CCNP Routing and Switching TSHOOT 300-135 Official Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the companion CD-ROM with practice exam that comes with the print edition. CCNP Routing and Switching TSHOOT 300-115 Official Cert Guide from Cisco Press enables you to succeed on the exam the first time and is the only self-study resource approved by Cisco. Expert instructor Raymond Lacoste shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. This complete, official study package includes A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exam Do I Know This Already? quizzes, which enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section Chapter-ending exercises, which help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly The powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test software, complete with hundreds of well-reviewed questions, customization options, and detailed performance reports More than 60 minutes of personal video mentoring from the author on important exam strategies A trouble ticket chapter that explores 10 additional network failures and the approaches you can take to resolve the issues presented A final preparation chapter, which guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your review and test-taking strategies Study plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study time Well regarded for its level of detail, study plans, assessment features, challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that ensure your exam success. CCNP Routing and Switching TSHOOT 300-115 Official Cert Guide is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit www.cisco.com. The official study guide helps you master topics on the CCNP R&S TSHOOT 300-135 exam, including how to troubleshoot: Device performance VLANs, Trunks, and VTP STP and Layer 2 Etherchannel Inter-VLAN routing and Layer 3 Etherchannel Switch security HSRP, VRRP, GLBP IPv4 and IPv6 addressing IPv4/IPv6 routing and GRE tunnels RIPv2, RIPng, EIGRP, and OSPF Route maps, policy-based routing, and route redistribution BGP Management protocols, tools, and access

Practical Deployment of Cisco Identity Services Engine ISE

Author: Andy Richter
Publisher: Syngress
ISBN: 9780128045046
Release Date: 2015-11-12
Genre: Computers

With the proliferation of mobile devices and bring-your-own-devices (BYOD) within enterprise networks, the boundaries of where the network begins and ends have been blurred. Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) is the leading security policy management platform that unifies and automates access control to proactively enforce role-based access to enterprise networks. In Practical Deployment of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE), Andy Richter and Jeremy Wood share their expertise from dozens of real-world implementations of ISE and the methods they have used for optimizing ISE in a wide range of environments. ISE can be difficult, requiring a team of security and network professionals, with the knowledge of many different specialties. Practical Deployment of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) shows you how to deploy ISE with the necessary integration across multiple different technologies required to make ISE work like a system. Andy Richter and Jeremy Wood explain end-to-end how to make the system work in the real world, giving you the benefit of their ISE expertise, as well as all the required ancillary technologies and configurations to make ISE work.

CCNP Security SENSS 300 206 Official Cert Guide

Author: Brandon Anastasoff
Publisher: Cisco Systems
ISBN: 1587144271
Release Date: 2015-01-05
Genre: Computers

CCNP Security SENSS Cert Guide is a comprehensive self-study tool for preparing for the latest CCNP Security SENSS exam. Complete coverage of all exam topics as posted on the exam topic blueprint ensures readers will arrive at a thorough understanding of what they need to master to succeed on the exam. The book follows a logical organization of the CCNP Security exam objectives. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing readers' retention and recall of exam topics. Readers will organize their exam preparation through the use of the consistent features in these chapters, including: Pre-chapter quizzes: These quizzes allow readers to assess their knowledge of the chapter content and decide how much time to spend on any given section. Foundation Topics: These sections make up the majority of the page count, explaining concepts, configurations, with emphasis on the theory and concepts, and with linking the theory to the meaning of the configuration commands. Key Topics: Inside the Foundation Topics sections, every figure, table, or list that should absolutely be understood and remembered for the exam is noted with the words Key Topic in the margin. This tool allows the reader to quickly review the most important details in each chapter. Exam Preparation: This ending section of each chapter includes three additional features for review and study, all designed to help the reader remember the details as well as to get more depth. Readers will be instructed to review key topics from the chapter, complete tables and lists from memory, and define key terms. Final Preparation Chapter: This final chapter details a set of tools and a study plan to help readers complete their preparation for the exams. CD-ROM Practice Test: The companion CD-ROM contains a set of customizable practice tests.

SSFIPS Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System Study Guide

Author: Todd Lammle
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119155041
Release Date: 2015-10-13
Genre: Computers

Up the ante on your FirePOWER with Advanced FireSIGHT Administration exam prep Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire IPS Study Guide, Exam 500-285, provides 100% coverage of the FirePOWER with Advanced FireSIGHT Administration exam objectives. With clear and concise information regarding crucial next-generation network security topics, this comprehensive guide includes practical examples and insights drawn from real-world experience, exam highlights, and end of chapter reviews. Learn key exam topics and powerful features of the Cisco FirePOWER Services, including FireSIGHT Management Center, in-depth event analysis, IPS tuning and configuration, and snort rules language. Gain access to Sybex's superior online learning environment that includes practice questions, flashcards, and interactive glossary of terms. Use and configure next-generation Cisco FirePOWER services, including application control, firewall, and routing and switching capabilities Understand how to accurately tune your systems to improve performance and network intelligence while leveraging powerful tools for more efficient event analysis Complete hands-on labs to reinforce key concepts and prepare you for the practical applications portion of the examination Access Sybex's online interactive learning environment and test bank, which includes an assessment test, chapter tests, bonus practice exam questions, electronic flashcards, and a searchable glossary Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire IPS Study Guide, Exam 500-285 provides you with the information you need to prepare for the FirePOWER with Advanced FireSIGHT Administration examination.

CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210 250 Official Cert Guide

Author: Omar Santos
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780134608990
Release Date: 2017-04-04
Genre: Computers

This is the eBook version of the print title. Note that the eBook does not provide access to the practice test software that accompanies the print book. Learn, prepare, and practice for CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 exam success with this Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning. Master CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND 210-250 Official Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Cisco enterprise security experts Omar Santos, Joseph Muniz, and Stefano De Crescenzo share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics. The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan. Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will allow you to succeed on the exam the first time. The study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNA Cyber Ops SECFND exam, including: Fundamentals of networking protocols and networking device types Network security devices and cloud services Security principles Access control models Security management concepts and techniques Fundamentals of cryptography and PKI Essentials of Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) Windows-based Analysis Linux /MAC OS X-based Analysis Endpoint security technologies Network and host telemetry Security monitoring operations and challenges Types of attacks and vulnerabilities Security evasion techniques

CCNA Security 210 260 Official Cert Guide

Author: Omar Santos
Publisher: Cisco Press
ISBN: 9780134077819
Release Date: 2015-09-01
Genre: Computers

Trust the best selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam. --Master Cisco CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide exam topics --Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes --Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks This is the eBook edition of the CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the companion CD-ROM with practice exam that comes with the print edition. CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide presents you with an organized test-preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. “Do I Know This Already?” quizzes open each chapter and enable you to decide how much time you need to spend on each section. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide focuses specifically on the objectives for the Cisco CCNA Security exam. Networking Security experts Omar Santos and John Stuppi share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics. Well regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, comprehensive design scenarios, and challenging review questions and exercises, this official study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. The official study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNA Security exam, including --Networking security concepts --Common security threats --Implementing AAA using IOS and ISE --Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) --Fundamentals of VPN technology and cryptography --Fundamentals of IP security --Implementing IPsec site-to-site VPNs --Implementing SSL remote-access VPNs using Cisco ASA --Securing Layer 2 technologies --Network Foundation Protection (NFP) --Securing the management plane on Cisco IOS devices --Securing the data plane --Securing routing protocols and the control plane --Understanding firewall fundamentals --Implementing Cisco IOS zone-based firewalls --Configuring basic firewall policies on Cisco ASA --Cisco IPS fundamentals --Mitigation technologies for e-mail- and web-based threats --Mitigation technologies for endpoint threats CCNA Security 210-260 Official Cert Guide is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit http://www.cisco.com/web/learning/index.html.

AAA Identity Management Security

Author: Vivek Santuka
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 1587141523
Release Date: 2010-12-16
Genre: Computers

Cisco's complete, authoritative guide to Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA) solutions with CiscoSecure ACS AAA solutions are very frequently used by customers to provide secure access to devices and networks AAA solutions are difficult and confusing to implement even though they are almost mandatory Helps IT Pros choose the best identity management protocols and designs for their environments Covers AAA on Cisco routers, switches, access points, and firewalls This is the first complete, authoritative, single-source guide to implementing, configuring, and managing Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (AAA) identity management with CiscoSecure Access Control Server (ACS) 4 and 5. Written by three of Cisco's most experienced CiscoSecure product support experts, it covers all AAA solutions (except NAC) on Cisco routers, switches, access points, firewalls, and concentrators. It also thoroughly addresses both ACS configuration and troubleshooting, including the use of external databases supported by ACS. Each of this book's six sections focuses on specific Cisco devices and their AAA configuration with ACS. Each chapter covers configuration syntax and examples, debug outputs with explanations, and ACS screenshots. Drawing on the authors' experience with several thousand support cases in organizations of all kinds, AAA Identity Management Security presents pitfalls, warnings, and tips throughout. Each major topic concludes with a practical, hands-on lab scenario corresponding to a real-life solution that has been widely implemented by Cisco customers. This book brings together crucial information that was previously scattered across multiple sources. It will be indispensable to every professional running CiscoSecure ACS 4 or 5, as well as all candidates for CCSP and CCIE (Security or R and S) certification.