Cisco SNAA 1.0 Instructor Series: SSL VPN Advanced

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


This course is part of Skillsoft's Instructor Series, technical courses presented in spontaneous lecture-style by subject matter experts. This is 5 of 6 of the Securing Networks with ASA Advanced (SNAA) 1.0 series. This course focuses on the new features and syntax of Cisco Security Appliance Software v8.0. This course teaches the knowledge and skills needed to configure, maintain, and operate Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliances at an advanced level. This course further updates Securing Networks with PIX and ASA (SNPA) v5.0 and includes extensive VPN features of the ASA which replaces Cisco Secure Virtual Private Networks (CSVPN).

Target Audience

This is an ideal course for CCNA students looking for the CCSP certification or employees, customers and channel partners and resellers who want to extend their knowledge of network security. It is an excellent choice for the CCSP elective since it is a logical extension of the required SNAF.


This class assumes familiarity with Ethernet switching, TCP/IP addressing and basic networking configuration of the Cisco IOS software. Ideally, students possess CCNA certification and have already passed the SNAF certification exam.

Expected Duration

136 min.

Course Objectives

Configuring Clientless SSL VPNs Cont.

Configuring Full Network Access SSL VPN

Labs: Configuring SSL VPNs with Cisco AnyConnect Client

Using Cisco Secure Desktop

  • – Describe the functionality of Cisco Secure Desktop – Describe the interoperability of the Cisco AnyConnect SSL VPN client – Install or upgrade the Cisco Secure Desktop image – List the steps necessary to install Cisco Secure Desktop