Trust the best selling Official Cert Guide series from Cisco Press to help you learn, prepare, and practice for exam success. They are built with the objective of providing assessment, review, and practice to help ensure you are fully prepared for your certification exam.
CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 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 enable 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.
Master CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 exam topics
Assess your knowledge with chapter-opening quizzes
Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks
Practice with realistic exam questions on the CD-ROM
CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 Official Cert Guide focuses specifically on the objectives for the CCNP Security SECURE exam. Senior networking consultants Sean Wilkins and Trey Smith 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.
The companion CD-ROM contains a powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine that enables you to focus on individual topic areas or take a complete, timed exam. The assessment engine also tracks your performance and provides feedback on a module-by-module basis, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most.
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.
The official study guide helps you master all the topics on the CCNP Security SECURE exam, including:
Network security threats and foundation protection
Switched data plane security
802.1X and identity-based networking services
Cisco IOS routed data plane security
Cisco IOS control plane security
Cisco IOS management plane security
IOS intrusion prevention system
Cisco IOS site-to-site security solutions
IPsec VPNs, dynamic multipoint VPNs, and GET VPNs
SSL VPNs and EZVPN
CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 Official Cert Guide is part of a recommended learning path from Cisco that includes simulation and hands-on training from authorized Cisco Learning Partners and self-study products from Cisco Press. To find out more about instructor-led training, e-learning, and hands-on instruction offered by authorized Cisco Learning Partners worldwide, please visit www.cisco.com/go/authorizedtraining.
The print edition of the CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 Official Cert Guide contains a free, complete practice exam.
Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements:
- Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), or Windows 7;
- Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client;
- Microsoft SQL Server Compact 4.0;
- Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent);
- 512 MB RAM;
- 650 MB disc space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam
Also available from Cisco Press for Cisco CCNP Security study is the CCNP Security SECURE 642-637 Official Cert Guide Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test. This digital-only certification preparation product combines an eBook with enhanced Pearson IT Certification Practice Test.
This integrated learning package:
Allows you to focus on individual topic areas or take complete, timed exams
Includes direct links from each question to detailed tutorials to help you understand the concepts behind the questions
Provides unique sets of exam-realistic practice questions
Tracks your performance and provides feedback on a module-by-module basis, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most
Table of Contents
Part I: Network Security Technologies Overview
Chapter 1 Network Security Fundamentals
Chapter 2 Network Security Threats
Chapter 3 Network Foundation Protection (NFP) Overview
Chapter 4 Configuring and Implementing Switched Data Plane Security Solutions
Chapter 5: 802.1X and Cisco Identity-Based Networking Services (IBNS)
Chapter 6 Implementing and Configuring Basic 802.1X
Chapter 7 Implementing and Configuring Advanced 802.1X
Part II: Cisco IOS Foundation Security Solutions
Chapter 8 Implementing and Configuring Cisco IOS Routed Data Plane Security
Chapter 9 Implementing and Configuring Cisco IOS Control Plane Security
Chapter 10 Implementing and Configuring Cisco IOS Management Plane Security
Chapter 11 Implementing and Configuring Network Address Translation (NAT)
Chapter 12 Implementing and Configuring Zone-Based Policy Firewalls
Chapter 13 Implementing and Configuring IOS Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)
Chapter 14 Introduction to Cisco IOS Site-to-Site Security Solutions
Chapter 15 Deploying VTI-Based Site-to-Site IPsec VPNs
Part III: Cisco IOS Threat Detection and Control
Chapter 16 Deploying Scalable Authentication in Site-to-Site IPsec VPNs
Chapter 17 Deploying DMVPNs
Chapter 18 Deploying High Availability in Tunnel-Based IPsec VPNs
Chapter 19 Deploying GET VPNs
Part IV: Managing and Implementing Cisco IOS Site-to-Site Security Solutions
Chapter 20 Deploying Remote Access Solutions Using SSL VPNs
Chapter 21 Deploying Remote Access Solutions Using EZVPNs
Chapter 22 Final Preparation
Appendix A: Answers to Chapter DIKTA Quizzes and Fill in the Blanks Questions
Appendix B: CCNP Security 642-637 SECURE Exam Updates, Version 1.0