CCNA Cyber Operations

The CCNA Cyber Ops curriculum prepares you for opportunities in security operation centers as an analyst or incident responder. The hands-on labs focus on the skills needed to monitor, detect and respond to cybersecurity threats. Topics include cryptography, host-based security analysis, security monitoring, computer forensics, attack methods and incident reporting and handling.

All NETLAB+ supported labs in the CCNA Cyber Ops course are supported by the CCNA Cyber Ops Pod.

Supported Labs

Lab Number Lab Title Identify Running Processes Exploring Processes, Threads, Handles, and Windows Registry Create User Accounts Using Windows PowerShell Windows Task Manager Monitor and Manage System Resources in Windows Working with Text Files in the CLI Getting Familiar with the Linux Shell Linux Servers Locating Log Files Navigating the Linux Filesystem and Permission Settings Tracing a Route Introduction to Wireshark Using Wireshark to Examine Ethernet Frames Using Wireshark to Observe the TCP 3-Way Handshake Exploring Nmap Using Wireshark to Examine a UDP DNS Capture Using Wireshark to Examine TCP and UDP Captures Using Wireshark to Examine HTTP and HTTPS What's Going On? Exploring DNS Traffic Attacking a mySQL Database Reading Server Logs Creating Codes Encrypting and Decrypting Data Using OpenSSL Encrypting and Decrypting Data using a Hacker Tool Examining Telnet and SSH in Wireshark Hashing Things Out Certificate Authority Stores Snort and Firewall Rules Convert Data into a Universal Format Regular Expression Tutorial Extract an Executable from a PCAP Interpret HTTP and DNS Data to Isolate Threat Actor Isolated Compromised Host Using 5-Tuple
SBA CCNA Cybersecurity Operations Skills Assessment
Enabling the Labs

NETLAB+ VE: To enable the CCNA Cyber Ops labs, install the Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops v1 course (and the Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops v1 SBA if desired) using the Course Manager. See the Course Manager section of the NETLAB+ VE Admin Guide for details. The course content will then be available to be added to classes.

NETLAB AE/PE: To enable the CCNA Cyber Ops labs, create a class and check the box for Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops v1 (and the Cisco CCNA Cyber Ops v1 SBA if desired) in the global labs class settings.