Cisco Security Specialists Guide to PIX Firewall


  • . Syngress

Cisco Security Specialist's Guide to PIX Firewall immerses the reader in the highly complicated subject of firewall implementation, deployment, configuration, and administration. This guide will instruct the reader on the necessary information to pass the CSPFA exam including protocols, hardware, software, troubleshooting and more. Cisco Security Specialist's Guide to PIX Firewall introduces the basic concepts of attack, explains the networking principals necessary to effectively implement and deploy a PIX firewall, covers the hardware and software components of the device, provides multiple configurations and administration examples, and fully describes the unique line syntax native to PIX firewall configuration and administration.
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Book information

  • Published: December 2002
  • Imprint: SYNGRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-931836-63-0

Table of Contents

The Adaptive Security Algorithm (ASA)Advanced Protocol HandlingBasic PIX Commands NAT, PAT, Static, Conduit, Failover and Stateful FailoverAAA Protocols and ConfigurationsAccess Control List Definitions and Configurations Including Context Based Access ControlWebSENSE ConfigurationProtocols and Configuration of FTP, RSH, and SQL *Net TrafficCisco Secure Integrated SoftwareCisco PIX Device ManagerCertificate AuthoritiesAuthentication and Cut-through Proxy TechnologiesSupport for IPSec and IPSec ConfigurationSecure VPN ConfigurationCisco Secure ACS for Windows Active Code Filtering ConfigurationCisco Secure Integrated SoftwareCisco IOS FirewallsPrimary, Secondary, Active, and Standby levels for PIX