Course Duration:

5 Days

Who Should Attend

The primary audience for this course is as follows:

  • Network engineers supporting Cisco ASA 9.x implementations



The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are asfollows:FIREWALL v1.0 or FIREWALL v2.0 or an equivalent knowledge of the Cisco ASA

Course Content

The Implementing Advanced Cisco ASA Security (SASAA) v1.2 is an instructor-led course that provides an updated training with labs on the key features on the Cisco ASA(covering up to the ASA 9.2.2 release).The goal of the course is to implement the key features of the Cisco ASA, including CiscoFirePOWER Services, ASA Cloud Web Security, ASA Identity Firewall, ASA Clustering andthe Virtual ASA (ASAv). Optional modules in this course also include the Cisco ASA NextGen Firewall Services (CX).

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Explain the features of Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls, ASASM, ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall and Cisco ASAv
  • Install and set up the Cisco ASAv
  • Implement Cisco ASA Identity Firewall policies by using Cisco CDA and Cisco ASA
  • Install and set up the Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Module
  • Implement Cisco ASA and Cisco Cloud Web Security integration
  • Implement a Cisco ASA cluster
  • Install and set up the Cisco NGFW Services (CX) Module (optional module)
  • Describe SGFW and CoA support (optional module)
  • Describe the IPv6 features in Cisco ASA Software Release 9.0 (optional module)
  • Describe the multicontext enhancements in Cisco ASA Software Release 9.0 (optional module)

Course Outline

  • Module 1: Cisco ASA Product Family (ASA 5600-X Series NGFW, ASA 1000v, ASAv, ASASM)
  • Module 2 Cisco ASA Identity Firewall
  • Module 3: Cisco ASA FirePOWER (SFR)
  • Module 4: Cisco ASA Cloud Web Security Integration
  • Module 5: Cisco ASA Cluster
  • Module 6: Cisco ASA CX (NGFW Services (Self Study / Optional)
  • Module 7: Cisco ASA Multicontext / Enhancements (Self Study / Optional)
  • Module 8: Cisco ASA Security Group Firewall (Self Study / Optional)
  • Module 9: Cisco ASA IPV6 Enhancements (Self Study / Optional)