Implementing Advanced Cisco ASA Security

Course Description

This course provides advanced training on the key Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) 9.x features including the following:

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls, ASAv, ASA 5506-X, 5508-X, 5516-X and ASA SM and implement new ASA 9.4.1 features
  • Cisco ASA Identity Firewall policies
  • Install and Set up the Cisco FirePOWER Services Module (SFR)
  • Implement Cisco ASA Cloud Web Security
  • Implement a Cisco ASA cluster
  • Cisco ASA security group firewall and change of authorization support



SASAC – Implementing Core Cisco ASA Security v1.0​

Who Should Attend

Network administrators, managers, coordinators, Anyone who requires advanced training on the ASA 5500-X, Security technicians, administrators, and engineers

Course Information

Length: 5 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16

Learning Objectives

  • Cisco ASA 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls and the Cisco ASA Services Module (ASA SM)
  • Implement ASA Security Zones and Equal Cost Mulitpathing
  • Configure ASA 9.3/9.4 new features including: REST API for configuration, Policy Based Routing, ACL Manual Commit and ACL Forward Reference
  • Implement the Cisco ASA Identity Firewall Feature, including the use of the Cisco CDA
  • Implement the Cisco ASA SFR (FirePOWER Services) module
  • Configure Cisco ASA to integrate with Cisco Cloud Web Security to provide web security and filtering services through an SaaS model
  • Security Group Access Control (SGACL) feature in Cisco ASA Software 9.0 and later.
  • Implement a Cisco ASA Cluster feature which allows as many as eight Cisco ASA appliances to be joined in a single cluster


  • Lab 1: Set Up and Test the ASAv
  • Lab 2: Implement New Features in ASA 9.3 and 9.4
  • Lab 3: Configure the Cisco CDA
  • Lab 4: Configure ASA IDFW
  • Lab 5: Install and Configure ASA SFR
  • Lab 6: Configure and Test Firepower Management Center
  • Lab 7: Configure ASA CWS
  • Lab 8: Configuring Security Group Access
  • Lab 9: Implement Cisco ASA Clustering

Oct 28, 2019 WebEx - Central Time Zone 5 DAY COURSE