642-637: CCNP SECURITY-SECURE v1.0
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Security certification program is aligned specifically to the job role of the Cisco Network Security Engineer responsible for Security in Routers, Switches, Networking devices and appliances, as well as choosing, deploying, supporting and troubleshooting Firewalls, VPNs, and IDS/IPS solutions for their networking environments.
Valid CCNA Security Certification can act as a pre-requisite.
642-637 SECURE v1.0
The 642-637 Secure exam is associated with the CCSP & CCNP Security Certification. This exam tests a candidate’s knowledge and skills needed to secure Cisco IOS Software router and switch-based networks, and provide security services based on Cisco IOS Software. Candidates can prepare for this exam by taking the Securing Networks with Cisco Routers and Switches course.
CCNP Security certifications are valid for three years. To recertify, pass ONE of the following before the certification expiration date:
Pass any current 642-XXX Professional level exam, or
Pass any current CCIE Written Exam, or
Pass the current CCDE Written Exam OR current CCDE Practical Exam, or
Pass the Cisco Certified Architect (CCAr) interview AND the CCAr board review to extend lower certifications.
Achieving or recertifying any of the certifications above automatically extends your active Associate and Professional level certification(s) up to the point of expiration of the last certification achieved.