CCIE Security v6.0 Equipment

CCIE Security (v6.0) Equipment and Software List

The practical exam tests candidates on solutions that can be configured using the below Equipment and software versions. Candidates may see more recent software versions during their attempt but will only be tested on features that are supported in the list below.

Passing the exam requires a depth of understanding difficult to obtain without hands-on experience. Early in your preparation you should arrange access to equipment and software similar to that used on the exam.

Virtual Machines

  • Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE): 2.4
  • Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA): 9.2
  • Cisco Email Security Appliance (ESA): 11.1
  • Cisco Firepower Management Center Virtual Appliance: 6.2
  • Cisco Firepower NGIPSv: 6.2
  • Cisco Firepower Threat Defense: 6.2
  • Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv): 9.4(3)
  • Cisco CSR 1000V Series Cloud Services Router: 15.5.(3), 16.6.3
  • Cisco StealthWatch SMC-FC: 6.10
  • Cisco FireAMP Cloud: 5.3
  • Cisco Wireless Controller (WLC): 8.3
  • Cisco DNA Center Release 1.3.1
  • L2IOSv: 15.2

Physical Equipment

  • Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance: ASA5512: 9.2
  • Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance: ASA5516: 9.8
  • Cisco Catalyst Switch: C3650: 16.6
  • Cisco Catalyst Switch: C3850: 3.7
  • Cisco Wireless Access Point: AP1852: 8.3

Other

  • Test PC: Windows 10 Enterprise
  • AD/DNS: Window Server 2016
  • Linux Kali: 4.17
  • Cisco Anyconnect: 4.2