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Cisco ASA Specialist

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This vendor-specific Certification is Offered By:
Cisco Systems
San Jose, CA USA
Phone: 800-553-6387
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Skill Level: Intermediate                          Status: Active

Low Cost: $400 (shortest track)               

For network professionals interested in implementing security technologies using the Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) , especially firewall and VPN functionality. ASA specialists demonstrate the ability to describe, configure, verify and manage the ASA products and the Adaptive Security Device Manager (ASDM).

Initial Requirements:
You must hold a valid CCNA Security certification or any CCIE certification. You must then pass the Deploying Cisco ASA Firewall Features exam ($200) and the Deploying Cisco ASA VPN Solutions exam ($200).

Continuing Requirements:
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

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