Securing Networks with Cisco Firepower Threat Defense NGFW (FTD) Quiz Questions and Answers

What is FTD?

Answer :
  • FTD is one of the latest firewall software that has been launched by cisco which would provide the firewall capability as well as IPS/IDS which would provide you the details about the incoming traffic to your network and block the malicious traffic based upon the IPS signatures, SHA value, globally recognized malicious IP and domains.

What is the license required for FTD?

Answer :
  • Threat
  • Malware
  • URL Filtering

What is FMC?

Answer :
  • FMC (Firepower Management Center) provides you the off-box management capability for FTD. This is the management box for the FTD which can manage multiple FTD at the same time. The policies are configured on the FMC and are deployed to FTDs. It also stores your connection log for the traffic which is either incoming or which has been initiated from your network.

Which features allow you to create an Ip address Blacklist and Whitelist?

Answer :
  • Security Intelligence

Where can you install and run the SFR in ASA?

Answer :
  • 5500-X Firewall

What is the command to verify access control Policy using CLI?

Answer :
  • Show access-control-config

Which command confirms whether FTD is registered with the FMC?

Answer :
  • > show managers

Which Cisco product is open, scalable, and built on IETF standards to allow multiple security products from Cisco and other vendors to share data and interoperate with each other?

Answer :
  • Platform Exchange Grid

Which Cisco platform ensures that machines that connect to organizational networks have the recommended antivirus definitions and patches to help prevent an organizational malware outbreak?

Answer :
  • Cisco ISE

A network administrator is configuring a switch to use Cisco ISE for 802.1X. An endpoint is failing authentication and is unable to access the network. Where should the administrator begin troubleshooting to verify the authentication details?

Answer :
  • RADIUS Live Logs