Cisco SNAF 1.0 Instructor Series: Translations, ACLs and Object Grouping

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 2 of 6 of the Securing Networks with ASA Fundamentals (SNAF) 1.0 series. This critical Cisco security course focuses on securing networks with Cisco security appliances and is a core element in the Cisco Certified Security Professional track. At the completion of this course students will be able to perform basic tasks with the Cisco ASA such as configuring the security appliance, using ACLs and content filtering, and configuring threat detection. Students will learn to enable such features as advanced protocol handling, AAA for cut-through proxy and transparent firewall mode.

Target Audience

This course is a necessity for any student that desires to learn more about securing networks using the latest in Cisco technologies. This course is also recommended for any student interested in professional level Cisco certifications or beyond.


The SNAF course focuses on the technology required for securing complex networks. To fully benefit from this course, the student must be familiar with general networking concepts and have Cisco router operation and configuration experience. The student should also be familiar with the Windows Operating System. Successful completion of the following courses (or equivalent experience) is strongly recommended: • Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)

Expected Duration

170 min.

Course Objectives

Configuring Translations and Con

Using ACLs and Content Filtering

Labs: Configuring ACLs Using ASDM

Configuring Object Grouping

  • – Describe the object grouping feature of the security appliance and its advantages – Configure object groups and use them in ACLs