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300-207 SITCS

Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions

Exam Number 300-207 SITCS
Associated Certifications CCNP Security
Duration 90 minutes (65 - 75 questions)
Available Languages English
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The 300-207 Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS) exam tests a network security engineer on advanced firewall architecture and configuration with Cisco's Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) utilizing access and identity polices. This exam covers integration of Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) and context-aware firewall components, as well as Web (Cloud) and Email Security solutions. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS) course.

Exam Topics

The exam is closed book, and no outside reference materials are allowed. The following topics are general guidelines for the content that is likely to be included on the exam. However, other related topics may also appear on any specific delivery of the exam. In order to better reflect the contents of the exam and for clarity purposes, the guidelines that follow may change at any time without notice.

  • 22%     1.0   Content Security

      • 1.1   Implement Cisco CX
        • 1.1.a   Describe features and functionality
        • 1.1.b   Implement web usage control
        • 1.1.c   Implement AVC
        • 1.1.d   Implement decryption policies
        • 1.1.e   Describe traffic redirection and capture methods
      • 1.2   Implement Cisco Cloud Web Security
        • 1.2.a   Describe features and functionality
        • 1.2.b   Implement IOS and ASA connectors
        • 1.2.c   Implement AnyConnect web security module
        • 1.2.d   Describe web usage control
        • 1.2.e   Describe AVC
        • 1.2.f   Describe anti-malware
        • 1.2.g   Describe decryption policies
      • 1.3   Implement Cisco WSA
        • 1.3.a   Implement data security
        • 1.3.b   Describe traffic redirection and capture methods
      • 1.4   Implement Cisco ESA
        • 1.4.a   Describe features and functionality
        • 1.4.b   Implement email encryption
        • 1.4.c   Implement anti-spam policies
        • 1.4.d   Implement virus outbreak filter
        • 1.4.e   Implement DLP policies
        • 1.4.f   Implement anti-malware
        • 1.4.g   Implement inbound and outbound mail policies
                      and authentication
        • 1.4.h   Describe traffic redirection and capture methods
  • 23%     2.0   Threat Defense

      • 2.1   Implement network IPS
        • 2.1.a   Describe traffic redirection and capture methods
        • 2.1.b   Configure network IPS
        • 2.1.c   Describe signatures
        • 2.1.d   Implement event actions
        • 2.1.e   Configure event action overrides
        • 2.1.f   Implement risk ratings
        • 2.1.g   Describe router-based IPS
      • 2.2   Configure Device Hardening per Best Practices
        • 2.2.a   IPS
        • 2.2.b   Content Security appliances
      • 2.3   Implement Network IPS
        • 2.3.a   Describe signatures
        • 2.3.b   Configure blocking
        • 2.3.c   Implement anomaly detection
  • 16%     3.0   Devices GUIs and Secured CLI

      • 3.1   Implement Content Security
  • 19%     4.0   Troubleshooting, Monitoring and Reporting

      • 4.1   Configure IME and IP logging for IPS
      • 4.2   Monitor Content Security
      • 4.3   Monitor Cisco Security intelliShield
  •   8%     5.0   Threat Defense Architectures

      • 5.1   Design IPS solution
  • 12%     6.0   Content Security Architectures

      • 6.1   Design web security solution
      • 6.2   Design email security solution
      • 6.3   Design application security solution
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