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Cisco Firewall Security Specialist

Cisco Firewall Security Specialist

These Cisco Firewall Security Specialists are actively involved in developing secure business solutions and designing and delivering multiple levels of secure access to the network.

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The Cisco Firewall Security Specialist certification is scheduled to be retired. No new certifications will be issued beginning April 22, 2014.

Cisco Firewall Security Specialist Prerequisites
CCNA Security
Cisco Firewall Security Specialist Exams and Recommended Training
Required Exam(s)
Recommended Training
642-618 FIREWALL
Last day to test:
April 21, 2014
Deploying Cisco ASA Firewall Solutions (FIREWALL)
642-637 SECURE
Last day to test:
April 21, 2014
Securing Networks with Cisco Routers and Switches (SECURE)
Cisco Firewall Security Specialist Recertification

Cisco Specialist certifications are valid for two years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:

  • Pass a 642-XXX Security professional-level written exam, or
  • Pass the current CCIE written exam, or
  • Pass the current CCDE written exam, or current CCDE Practical Exam
  • Pass the Cisco Certified Architect (CCAr) interview AND the CCAr board review

For more information, access the Cisco About Recertification page.

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