Cisco ASA Configuration

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August 3, 2009


Electronic book text, 736 pages

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0071622683 / 9780071622684

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Main description

A hands-on guide to implementing Cisco ASA (Adaptive Security Appliance)

The Cisco ASA product replaces Cisco PIX Firewalls, and Cisco expert Richard Deal updates his bestselling book, Cisco PIX Firewalls, to cover ASA. This book shows you how to configure and maintain a Cisco ASA appliance to control traffic in the corporate network and protect the network from internal and external threats and attacks.

Cisco ASA Configuration covers the latest features available in versions 8.0 and 8.1, and includes detailed examples of complex configurations and troubleshooting. Implement and manage this powerful multifunction network adaptive security appliance with help from this expert guide.

Table of contents

Part I: Introduction to Firewalls and the ASAs

Chapter 1: Firewall Basics

Chapter 2: ASA Product FamilyPart II: ASA Basic Configuration Tasks

Chapter 3: CLI Basics

Chapter 4: Basic ASA Configuration

Chapter 5: Routing and MulticastingPart III: Controlling Traffic Through the ASA

Chapter 6: Address Translation

Chapter 7: Access Control

Chapter 8: Web Content

Chapter 9: Cut-Through Proxy

Chapter 10: IPv6Part IV: Policy Implementation

Chapter 11: Modular Policy Framework

Chapter 12: Protocols and Policies

Chapter 13: Data Applications and Policies

Chapter 14: Voice and Policies

Chapter 15: Multimedia and PoliciesPart V: VPNs

Chapter 16: ASA as a Certificate Authority

Chapter 17: IPSec Site-to-Site

Chapter 18: IPSec Remote Access Server

Chapter 19: IPSec Remote Access Client

Chapter 20: SSL VPNs: Clientless

Chapter 21: SSL VPNs: AnyConnect ClientPart VI: Advanced Features of the ASA

Chapter 22: Transparent Firewall

Chapter 23: Contexts

Chapter 24: Failover

Chapter 25: Network Attack Prevention

Chapter 26: SSM CardsPart VII: Management of the ASA

Chapter 27: Basic Management

Chapter 28: ASDM

Author comments

Richard Deal, CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP is a certified Cisco instructor, a Cisco certification test writer, consultant, and trainer. He is the author of Cisco PIX Firewalls and CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate Study Guide

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