This course covers Cisco Sourcefire / Firesight next generation IPS and takes the student into advanced topic that would allow them to understand the solution and prepare for the SSFIPS exam - 500-285
This course covers version 5.4.1
Student needs to have previous knowledge about the terminology of intrusion prevention and detection.
Over 8 hours of video instructions
No material are included with this class.
You should take this course if you are curious about the SourceFire / Firesight / Firepower and want to get familiar with the product or if you want to prepare for the 500-285 exam.
The course progress the student in configuring the product from basics to advanced level and covers theoretical knowledge needed for the exam.
You get a Certificate Of Completion after finishing this course
This Quiz is 30 questions and covers all topics discussed in section 3
This Quiz has 18 questions
This Quiz has 12 questions
Classes offered by instructor with industry proven experience. He started his career as a help desk technician and progressed to desktop support then systems administration. With interest into networking, he obtained his CCNA and CCNP - 15 years ago. After obtaining his certification he moved to a technical manager position managing both systems and network infrastructure. He shifted his focus to security as his specialization and obtained the CISSP certification. The CISSP is the industry leading information security certification.
Technical hands-on passion led him to move back to the ranks and become an engineer honing his skills in the network security field. He mastered the Cisco ASA firewalls and Cisco security components and obtained the CCIE security, CCNP security and other security specialization certification.
For the past several years he has been working for a value added re-seller supporting Cisco, PaloAlto, and Fortinet security solutions. He became PaloAlto certified and sourcefire SSFIPS and SSFAMP certified.
"It is difficult and expensive to get hands on material covering the latest products like Sourcefire, PaloAlto, and Fortinet. I am making those classes to give students the education they need at a reasonable cost - with practical experience backing it."