The Cisco Firewall Specialist should be able to implement and maintain Cisco firewalls. They should have a proper understanding of the features, functions, and benefits of the equipment. The professionals must identify and perform basic tasks to protect the network routers and switches. The specialist needs to execute the security appliance for basic network connectivity.
The professional usually plays a prominent role in describing the routing functionality of the firewall. The candidates should be able to configure the routing and switching on a security appliance. The specialist should know how to restrict inbound traffic from untrusted sources. The certified professionals must monitor and manage the installed security appliance.