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Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) Software

Threat Control Cisco ASA (Adaptive Security Appliance)

MPF - Modular Policy Framework

What is threat contol? The ability to control various attacks on a data network using specialized hardware or software

Network Edge - Protection agiunst external threats DoS, DDos, Malware, SPAM

Data Center Edge - Protection against internal threats

Firewall Concepts

- Restrictive vs Permissive

Stateless Firewalls - Restrictive - L3 Address filtering - L4 ports and protocols - Access control lists

Stateful Firewalls - Restrictive ASA (config) - show conn details

AIC - AVC - Application layer for certain applications Reputation Based Filtering Network Based IPS - inline device to allow or deny traffic

Application Layer Gateways - filter traffic for specific applications - L7 inspection

cisco-asa.txt · Last modified: 2019/09/09 15:58 by