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CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-617 Official Cert Guide, Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test

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Description

  • Copyright 2012
  • Dimensions: 7-3/8" x 9-1/8"
  • Pages: 704
  • Edition: 1st
  • Premium Edition eBook
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-274835-5
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-274835-3

The exciting new CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-617 Official Cert Guide, Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test is a digital-only certification preparation product combining an eBook with enhanced Pearson IT Certification Practice Test.  The Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test contains the following items:

  • The CCNP Security FIREWALL Premium Edition Practice Test, including three full practice exams and enhanced practice test features
  • PDF and EPUB formats of the CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-617 Official Cert Guide from Cisco Press, which are accessible via your PC, tablet, and Smartphone

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This Premium Edition contains an enhanced version of the Pearson IT Certification Practice Test (PCPT) software with three full practice exams. In addition, it contains all the chapter-opening assessment questions from the book. This integrated learning package:

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About the Premium Edition eBook


CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-617 Official Cert Guide focuses specifically on the objectives for the CCNP Security FIREWALL exam. Senior security consultants and instructors David Hucaby, David 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.

CCNP Security FIREWALL 642-617 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 allow 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.

Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, 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.

This 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

Sample Content

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Cisco ASA Adaptive Security Appliance Overview

Chapter 2 Working with a Cisco ASA

Chapter 3 Configuring ASA Interfaces

Chapter 4 Configuring IP Connectivity

Chapter 5 Managing an ASA

Chapter 6 Recording ASA Activity

Chapter 7 Using Address Translation

Chapter 8 Controlling Access Through the ASA

Chapter 9 Inspecting Traffic

Chapter 10 Using Proxy Services to Control Access

Chapter 11 Handling Traffic 

Chapter 12 Using Transparent Firewall Mode

Chapter 13 Creating Virtual Firewalls with the ASA

Chapter 14 Deploying High Availability Features

Chapter 15 Integrating ASA Service Modules

Chapter 16 Final Preparation

Appendix A Answers to Chapter DIKTA Quizzes and Fill in the Blanks Questions

Appendix B CCNP Security 642-617 FIREWALL Exam Updates, Version 1.0

Appendix C Using Packet Tracer and Packet Capture

Glossary of Key Terms

Updates

Submit Errata

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