About this course

Course type Essentials
Course code WISECURE
Duration 5 Days

Securing Cisco Wireless Enterprise Networks (WISECURE) is a 5 day instructor-led class with hands on labs where you will learn how to secure Cisco wireless networks. You will also gain a firm command of the critical guidelines for implementing Wi Fi security architectures though proper configuration of Cisco
wireless components. This course provides a hands-on lab environment and teaches concepts in deploying Cisco AireOS 8.0, Cisco Prime Infrastructure Release 2.2, and Cisco Identity Services Engine Release 1.3.

Who should attend

  • Network engineers and technicians
  • Test Engineers
  • Network Designers, Administrators and Managers
  • Mid-level Wireless Support Engineers
  • Project Managers

Certifications:

This course is part of the following certification track:

  • Cisco Certified Network Professional Wireless (CCNP Wireless)

Prerequisites

It is recommended, but not required, that students have the following knowledge and skills before attending this course

  • Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part 1 Version 2.0 (ICND1)
  • Implementing Cisco Wireless Network Fundamentals (WIFUND)
Basic knowledge of:
  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Cisco Identity Services Engine
  • Metageek Channelizer Software
  • Voice Signaling Protocol
  • Basic QoS
  • Application Visibility and Control
  • Control LAN switching

Delegates will learn how to

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify and design security strategies in a Wi Fi design
  • Design and deploy Cisco ISE and management platforms
  • Secure a Wi Fi infrastructure
  • Design and deploy End Point and Client security
  • Design and deploy Wi Fi access control
  • Design and deploy advanced monitoring capabilities

Outline

Module 1 Define Security Approaches in a Wi Fi Design

  • Security areas in a Wi Fi design
  • Security challenges for IT organizations
  • Security approaches in Wi Fi designs
  • Policy enforcement
  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure
  • Cisco ISE/ISE as a policy platform
  • Network access challenges and secure access control
  • Network monitoring
  • Prime Infrastructure Converged approach and security dashboard
  • Cisco ISE Dashboard and ISE alarms

Module 2 Design and Deploy Endpoint and Client Security

  • Defining endpoint and client standards and features
  • X.509 v3
  • PKI
  • IEEE 802.1X
  • EAP, EAP-TLS and PKI with EAP-TLS
  • PEAP and PEAP deployment
  • EAP-FAST
  • RADIUS
  • Configure WPA and WPA2 in a Wi Fi environment
  • Security mobility and roaming

Module 3 Design and Deploy Cisco ISE and Management Platforms Cisco network security architecture

  • User access trends
  • Cisco ISE architecture, components and licensing
  • End device analysis with Cisco ISE profiling
  • Create policies in Cisco ISE
  • Configure guest access
  • Cisco CMX Visitor Connect
  • Secure BYOD/BYOD management and monitoring
  • Cisco ISE and ISE GUI

Module 4 Secure Wi Fi Infrastructure

  • Current standards and features
  • Client and Infrastructure Mode and MFP
  • MFP vs IEEE802.11w
  • VLANs vs ACLs
  • Configure MFP
  • Configure IEEE 802.11w PMF
  • Configure identity-based networking
  • Configure SMNPv3 in Wi Fi environment

Module 5 Design and Deploy Wi Fi Access Control

  • Define Wi Fi access control standards and features
  • ACLs and firewall functionality
  • Configure ACLs in Wi Fi environment

Module 6 Design and Deploy Monitoring Capabilities

  • Defining threat and interference mitigation approaches in Wi Fi
  • Primary security concerns
  • Configure rogue detection and mitigation in Wi Fi environment
  • Management and monitoring and configuring parameters
  • Cisco CleanAir
  • Cisco Prime Infrastructure Air Quality Monitoring and Reporting
  • Monitoring RRM

Cisco Learning Credits

This course is available for you to purchase using Cisco Learning Credits. To book courses using CLC's, please call your QA Account Manager, or our sales team on 0345 757 3888.

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5 Days

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