FAQ About the New CCNP Security Certifications

Cisco recently announced a new Network Security certification program: Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security). This new certification program is for Cisco Network Security Engineers who are responsible for testing, deploying, configuring, and troubleshooting the core technologies that make up a Cisco secure network. The new CCNP Security curriculum assesses an engineer’s competency in using network-critical technologies and products, such as Cisco IOS security features in Cisco routers and switches, firewalls, VPNs, and intrusion prevention and detection systems.

Q    What exams do I take for the new CCNP Security certification?
A    Table 1 below lists the new exams that you will need to take.

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