FTD Interruption Observations

This is a quick article to highlight the potential interruption on Firepower devices caused by inspection interruption when updated are deployed to Firepower Threat Defense (FTD) devices. I will continue to update this article if/when more tests are carried out.…

Add Firepower Management Center Certificate using CLI

In this article I want to demonstrate how too add signed certificates to the Firepower Management Center (FMC) using the CLI. If you've worked with the FMC for some time, you'll know that the GUI can be quite limited when…

Cisco :: ASA to FTD Migration Tool (Archived)

THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN UPDATED BY: https://networkwizkid.com/2021/02/13/cisco-asa-to-firepower-migration-using-the-firepower-migration-tool/ In this article, I will demonstrate how to leverage the Firepower Management Center (FMC) to covert Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) configurations to Firepower Threat Defence (FTD) configurations.  Using the ASA to FTD migration tool…

CCIE Security v5 :: Adding Remote FTD Device To The FMC

In this article, I wanted to demonstrate how we can add a Firepower Threat Defence appliance to an FMC located at another site. Let's take a fictitious scenario to provide some context to why and how we configure the FTD…

CCIE Security v5 :: Adding Devices to FirePOWER Management Center (FMC)

This article is intended to cover some of the topics listed within the 'Perimeter Security and Intrusion Prevention' section of the CCIE Security v5 blueprint. This article focuses on configuring compatible devices to be managed by the FirePower Management Center (FMC).…