CCSP SNRS Exam Certification Guide 2nd edition

CCSP SNRS Exam Certification Guide by Greg Bastien, Sara Nasseh, Christian Degu
Publisher: Cisco Press; 2nd edition (December 13, 2005)
696 pages; Language: English; ISBN: 1587201534; 9.96 mb

Official self-study test preparation guide for the Cisco SNRS exam 642-502

  • Attack threats
  • Router management and administration
  • Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA) and Cisco Secure Access Control Server
  • Cisco IOS® Firewall feature set
  • Securing networks with Cisco routers
  • Mitigating Layer 2 attacks
  • IPsec and Easy Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • Security Device Manager (SDM)

CCSP SNRS Exam Certification Guide is a best-of-breed Cisco® exam study guide that focuses specifically on the objectives for the SNRS exam. Network security engineers Greg Bastien, Sara Nasseh, and Christian Degu share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve your knowledge of router and switch security. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.


CCSP SNRS Exam Certification 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. Foundation summary information gives you a quick refresher whenever you need it. Challenging chapter-ending review questions help you assess your knowledge and reinforce key concepts.


The companion CD-ROM contains a powerful test engine that allows you to focus on individual topic areas or take complete, timed exams. The assessment engine also tracks your performance and provides feedback module-by-module basis, presenting question-by-question remediation to the text.


Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this book helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.


This volume is part of the Exam Certification Guide Series from Cisco Press. Books in this series provide officially developed exam preparation materials that offer assessment, review, and practice to help Cisco Career Certification candidates identify weaknesses, concentrate their study efforts, and enhance their confidence as exam day nears.

Prepare for the new CCSP SECUR 642-501 exam with the only Cisco authorized SECUR preparation guide available

  • The only SECUR guide developed in conjunction with Cisco, providing the most accurate and up-to-date topical coverage
  • Electronic testing engine on CD-ROM provides flexible assessment features and feedback on areas for further study
  • Modular writing style and other features from Exam Certification Guide series provide superior learning, topic retention, and improved exam success

This title is primarily intended for networking professionals pursuing the CCSP certification and preparing for the SECUR 642-501 exam, one of five CCSP component exams. The materials, however, appeal to an even broader range of networking professionals seeking a better understanding of the policies, strategies, and techniques of network security. The exam and course, known as Securing Cisco IOS Networks (SECUR), cover a broad range of networking security topics, providing an overview of the critical components of network security. The other component exams of CCSP then focus on specific areas within that overview, like PIX and VPNs, in even greater detail.

CCSP SECUR Exam Certification Guide (CCSP Self-Study) combines leading edge coverage of security concepts with all the proven learning and exam preparation features of the Exam Certification Guide Series from Cisco Press including the CD-ROM testing engine with over 200 questions, pre- and post-chapter quizzes and a modular book and CD organization that breaks concepts down into smaller, easy-to-absorb blocks of information.

Specific coverage includes security policies, security threat evaluation, AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting), NAS with AAA, Cisco Secure ACS, IOS firewall features, encryption technologies, IPSec, PIX Firewall configuration, and integration with VPN solutions from Cisco Secure Policy Manager.

Greg Bastien, CCNP, CCSP, and CISSP, is a senior networking engineer for True North Solutions. He is also an adjunct professor at Strayer University. Christian Abera Degu, CCNP, CCDP, and CCSP, is a senior network engineer for Veridian IT Services.

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