500-285 Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System Exam Proctored Exams

5.0 (1010 Total Ratings)
2786 Students Downloaded this exam

Updated November 03 2022

Download PDF Demo Download Test Engine Start Free Online Test Engine


500-285-Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System Exam

500-285 Bundle Pack Includes.

  • Cisco-500-285 Exam (Desktop Software)
  • Cisco-500-285 Questions & Answers (PDF)

Hotcerts Exam Description

Exam Code: 500-285

Exam Title: Securing Cisco Networks with Sourcefire Intrusion Prevention System

Exam Overview:

This hands-on course provides you the proficiency and aptitudes to use the platform elements and retains firewall security concepts, platform architecture, and key features; in-depth event analysis including detection of network-based malware and file type, NGIPS tuning and configuration including application control, security intelligence, firewall, and network-based malware and file controls; Snort rules language; file and malware inspection, security intelligence, and network analysis policy configuration designed to detect traffic patterns; configuration and deployment of correlation policies to take action based on events detected; troubleshooting; system and user administration tasks, and more.

The key feature of the exam

  • 59 practice questions with comprehensive explanations 
  • Unlimited Access
  • Auto-updates to the exam content 
  • 24/7 live chat support 

What will learn as a 500-285 Beginner?

  • Describe the components of Cisco Firepower Threat Defense and the managed device registration process
  • Detail Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFW) traffic control and configure the Cisco Firepower system for network discovery
  • Implement access control policies and describe access control policy advanced features
  • Configure security intelligence features and the Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) for Networks implementation procedure for file control and advanced malware protection
  • Implement and manage intrusion and network analysis policies for NGIPS inspection
  • Describe and demonstrate the detailed analysis techniques and reporting features provided by the Cisco Firepower Management Center
  • Integrate the Cisco Firepower Management Center with an external logging destination
  • Describe and demonstrate the external alerting options available to Cisco Firepower Management Center and configure a correlation policy
  • Describe key Cisco Firepower Management Center software update and user account management features
  • Identify commonly misconfigured settings within the Cisco Firepower Management Center and use basic commands to troubleshoot a Cisco Firepower Threat Defense device.

Requirements of 500-285 exam:

  • The technical learning of TCP/IP networking and network architecture
  • Fundamental acquaintance with the concepts of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and IPS

Who can enroll in this course:

  • Security administrators
  • Security consultants
  • Network administrators
  • System engineers
  • Technical support personnel
  • Channel partners and resellers

Why should I take the certified exam?

If you are experienced and desire to learn advanced automation and features on the platform, then this certification is for you.

Career for fresher:

For securing job placements in the fast-growing cloud computing industry, you may start learning to enhance your knowledge and pass the exam to pursue your ideal career.

Validating your skills:

Suppose you are already acquainted with technologies and have learned yourself. In that case, it is time to observe this official exam and get recognized with industry-acceptable certification to validate your aptitudes.

Career updating

Consider you have cracked an interview recently and deployed in any assignments. In that case, a certification in practitioner can promote you to the next level and stabilize your career growth.

Managing skill gaps:

If you are a passionate learner of cloud computing and trying to learn for the first time, then this exam on fundamentals is a perfect choice to test your knowledge and fill the skill gaps.

Benefits of learning 500-285 :

  • Implement Cisco Firepower Next-Generation IPS to stop threats, address attacks, increase vulnerability prevention against suspicious files, and analyze for not-yet-identified threats
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities focused on security.