Cisco ISCW 1.0: Securing Management Features and AAA

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To recognize the features of secure management and reporting, and securely implement them, and configure and troubleshoot AAA on a Cisco systems router

Target Audience

Network administrators; network engineers; network managers; systems managers; network designers who wish to validate their ability to install, configure and troubleshoot converged local and wide area networks with 100 to 500 nodes


Completion of the course Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices (ICND)

Expected Duration

160 min.

Course Objectives

Cisco ISCW 1.0: Securing Management Features and AAA

  • recognize the considerations when planning the secure management and reporting of network devices and the factors that affect their architecture.
  • recognize how to configure an SSH server, the function of syslog, and how to configure it on Cisco routers.
  • recognize the security features of SNMPv3 and how to configure SNMPv3 on a Cisco IOS router.
  • recognize how to configure an NTP client and a Cisco router as an NTP server.
  • secure Cisco router administrative access and configure authenticated NTP communications in a given scenario.
  • recognize the concepts and implementation of AAA services, and its protocols, RADIUS and TACACS+.
  • recognize how to configure the AAA server.
  • recognize how to troubleshoot AAA on a Cisco perimeter router.
  • configure AAA login authentication in a given scenario.