5 Days

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for technical professionals who need to know how to monitor, analyze, and respond to network security threats and attacks.


  • Standard CCNA® certification as a minimum with CCNA Security a plus
  • Basic Cisco IOS® Software switch and router configuration skills

Course Content

The Securing Cisco® Networks with Threat Detection Analysis (SCYBER) course, version 1.0 is an instructor-led course offered by Learning Services High-Touch Delivery. This lab-intensive training course prepares you to take the Cyber Security Specialist Certification exam (exam ID = 600-199) and to hit the ground running as a security analyst team member. The course combines lecture materials and hands-on labs throughout to make sure that you are able to successfully understand cyber security concepts and to recognize specific threats and attacks on your network. This course is designed to teach you how a network security operations center (SOC) works and how to begin to monitor, analyze, and respond to security threats within the network. The job role for a security analyst will vary from industry to industry and differ in the private sector versus the public sector.

Course Objectives

Describe what is meant by the term unified communications and describe the management space and the Cisco suite of products for managing Cisco Unified Communications

  • Discuss the associated network management needs and challenges
  • Effectively use Cisco PCP to:
    ◦ Auto configure a unified communications environment by domains and service areas
    ◦ Push infrastructure configurations out to new networks
    ◦ Load subscriber data or migrate existing subscriber data
    ◦ Administer individual adds, updates, or deletes through a single interface and synchronize it across the unified communications environment
    ◦ Roll out new subscribers and services automatically on existing unified communications networks
  • After completing this two-day course, students should be able to use these products to properly provision Cisco Unified Communications networks, consisting of Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express, Cisco Unity®, Cisco Unity Express, and Cisco Unity Connection. Students will meet these objectives by applying the information learned in the lectures through hands-on lab exercises.

Course Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction: Overview of Network Security and Operations
Module 2: Network and Security Operations Data Analysis
Module 3: Packet Analysis
Module 4: Network Log Analysis
Module 5: Baseline Network Operations
Module 6: Preparing for Security Incidents
Module 7: Detecting Security Incidents
Module 8: Investigating Security Incidents
Module 9: Reacting to an Incident
Module 10: Communicating Incidents Effectively
Module 11: Post event Activity