Catalyst 6500 and Cisco 7600 Series Routers Firewall Services Module Deployment

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Curriculum

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Course Topics (19 topics)

  • Catalyst 6500 Family and overview over Advanced Services Modules
  • Firewall Services
  • Configuration of the switch for the FWSM
  • Implementing the FWSM
  • Translations and Connections
  • Access Control Lists and Content Filtering
  • Grouping of objects
  • IP Routing
  • Cisco Modular Policy Framework
  • Advanced Protocol Handling
  • Transparent Firewall Mode
  • Cisco Adaptive Security Device Manager
  • Authentication, Authorisation and Accounting
  • Deployment of the FWSM within multiple contexts
  • Failover
  • FWSM Management
  • Site-to-Site and Remote Access VPN for FWSM Remote Management
  • FWSM Troubleshooting
  • Cisco Security Manager


* Experience of configuring Cisco IOS Software * CCNA Certification or similar knowledge * Basic knowledge of Windows Operating systems * Familiarity with Network and Security Concepts