CCSP SECUR FAQ : The Cisco IOS Firewall
Q1. The Cisco IOS firewall feature set is usually configured on a what?
Q2. Which of the following places would be the appropriate position to place your IOS firewall?
A. Between subnetworks.
B. Between the internal network and an external network such as the Internet.
C. There is no appropriate place.
D. Only on the DMZ network.
Q3. What are firewalls?
A. Firewalls are devices that prevent access to your network.
B. Firewalls are devices that permit access to your network for everyone.
C. Firewalls are networking devices that control access to your organization’s network assets.
D. None of the above.
Q4. Which of the following is not part of the Cisco IOS feature set?
A. Authentication proxy
B. Intrusion detection
C. Cisco PIX
Q5. Which of the following are the benefits of the Cisco IOS firewall feature set?
A. Reduces spam e-mails
B. Monitors traffic through network perimeters
C. Increases DoS attacks
D. Protects internal networks from unauthorized access
Q6. What does port-to-application mapping, otherwise known as PAM, do?
Q7. What is the command to configure PAM?
Q8. Name two benefits of the Cisco IOS firewall?
Q9. What are the different ways the IDS feature in the Cisco IOS firewall can be configured to respond to an attack or suspicious activity on the network?
Q10. What does the IDS feature use to detect and identify patterns of misuse in network traffic?