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--Remote site connectivity

--IPv6 routing and RIPng

--EIGRP, OSPFv2, and OSPFv3

--IGP redistribution and route selection

--eBGP and iBGP

--IPv6 Internet connectivity

--Router security

--Routing protocol authentication

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Table of Contents

  1. About This eBook
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. About the Author
  5. About the Technical Reviewers
  6. Dedication
  7. Acknowledgments
  8. Contents at a Glance
  9. Contents
  10. Icons Used in This Book
  11. Command Syntax Conventions
  12. Introduction
    1. The CCNP ROUTE Exam
      1. Contents of the ROUTE Exam
      2. How to Take the ROUTE Exam
      3. Who Should Take This Exam and Read This Book
      4. Format of the CCNP ROUTE Exam
    2. CCNP ROUTE 300-101 Official Cert Guide
      1. Book Features and Exam Preparation Methods
      2. Book Organization
    3. For More Information
  13. Part I: Fundamental Routing Concepts
    1. Chapter 1. Characteristics of Routing Protocols
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Routing Protocol Fundamentals
          1. The Role of Routing in an Enterprise Network
          2. Routing Protocol Selection
            1. Scalability
            2. Vendor Interoperability
            3. IT Staff’s Familiarity with Protocol
            4. Speed of Convergence
            5. Capability to Perform Summarization
            6. Interior or Exterior Routing
            7. Routing Protocol Categories
        2. Network Technology Fundamentals
          1. Network Traffic Types
            1. Unicast
            2. Broadcast
            3. Multicast
            4. Anycast
          2. Network Architecture Types
            1. Point-to-Point Network
            2. Broadcast Network
            3. NBMA
        3. TCP/IP Fundamentals
          1. IP Characteristics
            1. Routing Review
            2. Asymmetric Routing
            3. Maximum Transmission Unit
            4. ICMP Messages
          2. TCP Characteristics
            1. Three-Way Handshake
            2. TCP Sliding Window
            3. Out-of-Order Delivery
          3. UDP Characteristics
        4. Network Migration Strategies
          1. Routing Protocol Changes
          2. IPv6 Migration
          3. Spanning Tree Protocol Migration
          4. Migration to Easy Virtual Networking
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Definitions of Key Terms
    2. Chapter 2. Remote Site Connectivity
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Remote Connectivity Overview
          1. MPLS-Based Virtual Private Networks
          2. Tunnel-Based Virtual Private Networks
          3. Hybrid Virtual Private Networks
        2. MPLS VPN
          1. Layer 2 MPLS VPN
          2. Layer 3 MPLS VPN
        3. GRE
        4. DMVPN
        5. Multipoint GRE
        6. NHRP
        7. IPsec
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
  14. Part II: IGP Routing Protocols
    1. Chapter 3. IPv6 Review and RIPng
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Global Unicast Addressing, Routing, and Subnetting
          1. Global Route Aggregation for Efficient Routing
          2. Conventions for Representing IPv6 Addresses
          3. Conventions for Writing IPv6 Prefixes
          4. Global Unicast Prefix Assignment Example
          5. Subnetting Global Unicast IPv6 Addresses Inside an Enterprise
          6. Prefix Terminology
        2. IPv6 Global Unicast Addresses Assignment
          1. Stateful DHCP for IPv6
          2. Stateless Autoconfiguration
          3. Learning the Prefix/Length and Default Router with NDP Router Advertisements
          4. Calculating the Interface ID Using EUI-64
          5. Finding the DNS IP Addresses Using Stateless DHCP
          6. Static IPv6 Address Configuration
        3. Survey of IPv6 Addressing
          1. Overview of IPv6 Addressing
          2. Unicast IPv6 Addresses
            1. Unique Local IPv6 Addresses
            2. Link-local Unicast Addresses
            3. IPv6 Unicast Address Summary
          3. Multicast and Other Special IPv6 Addresses
          4. Layer 2 Addressing Mapping and Duplicate Address Detection
            1. Neighbor Discovery Protocol for Layer 2 Mapping
            2. Duplicate Address Detection (DAD)
            3. Inverse Neighbor Discovery
        4. Configuring IPv6 Addresses on Cisco Routers
          1. Configuring Static IPv6 Addresses on Routers
          2. Multicast Groups Joined by IPv6 Router Interfaces
          3. Connected Routes and Neighbors
          4. The IPv6 Neighbor Table
          5. Stateless Autoconfiguration
        5. RIP Next Generation (RIPng)
          1. RIPng: Theory and Comparisons to RIPv2
          2. Configuring RIPng
          3. Verifying RIPng
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    2. Chapter 4. Fundamental EIGRP Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. EIGRP Fundamentals
          1. Configuration Review
          2. Verification Review
          3. Internals Review
            1. Exchanging Topology Information
            2. Calculating the Best Routes for the Routing Table
        2. EIGRP Neighborships
          1. Manipulating EIGRP Hello and Hold Timers
            1. Configuring the Hello/Hold Timers
            2. Verifying the Hello/Hold Timers
          2. Preventing Unwanted Neighbors Using Passive Interfaces
          3. Controlling Neighborships with Static Configuration
            1. Configuring Static EIGRP Neighbors
            2. Caveat When Using EIGRP Static Neighbors
          4. Configuration Settings That Could Prevent Neighbor Relationships
            1. Configuring EIGRP Metric Components (K-values)
            2. EIGRP Router ID
        3. Neighborship over WANs
          1. Neighborship on Frame Relay
          2. Neighborship on MPLS VPN
          3. Neighborship on Metro Ethernet
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    3. Chapter 5. Advanced EIGRP Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Building the EIGRP Topology Table
          1. Seeding the EIGRP Topology Table
          2. The Content of EIGRP Update Message
          3. The EIGRP Update Process
          4. WAN Issues for EIGRP Topology Exchange
            1. Split Horizon Default on Frame Relay Multipoint Subinterfaces
            2. EIGRP WAN Bandwidth Control
        2. Building the IP Routing Table
          1. Calculating the Metrics: Feasible Distance and Reported Distance
          2. EIGRP Metric Tuning
            1. Configuring Bandwidth and Delay
            2. Choosing Bandwidth Settings on WAN Subinterfaces
            3. Metric Weights (K-values)
            4. Offset Lists
          3. Unequal Metric Route Load Sharing
        3. Optimizing EIGRP Convergence
          1. Fast Convergence to Feasible Successors
            1. Successor and Feasible Successor Concepts
            2. Verification of Feasible Successors
          2. Converging by Going Active
            1. The Impact of Stub Routers on Query Scope
          3. The Impact of Summary Routes on Query Scope
          4. Stuck in Active
        4. Route Filtering
          1. Filtering by Referencing ACLs
          2. Filtering by Referencing IP Prefix Lists
            1. IP Prefix List Concepts
            2. Samples of Prefix List Matching
            3. Using IP Prefix Lists to Filter EIGRP Routes
            4. Filtering by Using Route Maps
            5. Route Map Concepts
            6. Using Route Maps to Filter EIGRP Routes
          3. Route Summarization
            1. Calculating Summary Routes
            2. Choosing Where to Summarize Routes
            3. Influencing the Choice of Best Route for Summary Routes
            4. Suboptimal Forwarding with Summarization
            5. Route Summarization Benefits and Trade-offs
            6. Configuring EIGRP Route Summarization
            7. Auto-summary
        5. Default Routes
          1. Default Routing to the Internet Router
          2. Default Routing Configuration with EIGRP
            1. Advertising Static Default Routes with EIGRP
            2. Configuring a Default Network
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    4. Chapter 6. EIGRP for IPv6 and Named EIGRP
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. EIGRP for IPv6
          1. EIGRP for IPv4 and IPv6: Theory and Comparisons
          2. Configuring EIGRP for IPv6
          3. Verifying EIGRP for IPv6
        2. Named EIGRP
          1. The Named EIGRP Hierarchical Structure
          2. Traditional EIGRP and Named EIGRP Configurations Compared
          3. Verifying Named EIGRP
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    5. Chapter 7. Fundamental OSPF Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. OSPF Review
          1. OSPF Link-State Concepts
          2. OSPF Configuration Review
          3. OSPF Verification Review
          4. OSPF Feature Summary
        2. OSPF Neighbors and Adjacencies on LANs
          1. Enabling OSPF Neighbor Discovery on LANs
          2. Settings That Must Match for OSPF Neighborship
            1. Optimizing Convergence Using Hello and Dead Timers
            2. Using a Unique OSPF Router ID
            3. Using the Same IP MTU
        3. OSPF Neighbors and Adjacencies on WANs
          1. OSPF Network Types
          2. OSPF Neighborship over Point-to-Point Links
          3. Neighborship over Frame Relay Point-to-Point Subinterfaces
          4. Neighborship on MPLS VPN
          5. Neighborship on Metro Ethernet
        4. Virtual Links
          1. Understanding OSPF Virtual Link Concepts
          2. Configuring OSPF Virtual Links
          3. Verifying the OSPF Virtual Link
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    6. Chapter 8. The OSPF Link-State Database
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. LSAs and the OSPF Link-State Database
          1. LSA Type 1: Router LSA
          2. LSA Type 2: Network LSA
            1. Background on Designated Routers
            2. Type 2 Network LSA Concepts
            3. Type 2 LSA show Commands
          3. LSA Type 3: Summary LSA
          4. Limiting the Number of LSAs
          5. Summary of Internal LSA Types
        2. The Database Exchange Process
          1. OSPF Message and Neighbor State Reference
          2. Exchange Without a Designated Router
            1. Discovering a Description of the Neighbor’s LSDB
            2. Exchanging the LSAs
          3. Exchange with a Designated Router
          4. Flooding Throughout the Area
          5. Periodic Flooding
        3. Choosing the Best OSPF Routes
          1. OSPF Metric Calculation for Internal OSPF Routes
            1. Calculating the Cost of Intra-Area Routes
            2. Calculating the Cost of Interarea Routes
            3. Special Rules Concerning Intra-Area and Interarea Routes on ABRs
            4. Metric and SPF Calculations
          2. Metric Tuning
            1. Changing the Reference Bandwidth
            2. Setting Bandwidth
            3. Configuring Cost Directly
          3. Verifying OSPF Cost Settings
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    7. Chapter 9. Advanced OSPF Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Route Filtering
          1. Type 3 LSA Filtering
          2. Filtering OSPF Routes Added to the Routing Table
        2. Route Summarization
          1. Manual Summarization at ABRs
          2. Manual Summarization at ASBRs
        3. Default Routes and Stub Areas
          1. Domain-Wide Defaults Using the default-information originate Command
          2. Stubby Areas
            1. Introducing Stubby Area Types
            2. Configuring and Verifying Stubby Areas
            3. Configuring and Verifying Totally Stubby Areas
            4. The Not-So-Stubby Area (NSSA)
        4. OSPF Version 3
          1. OSPFv2 and OSPFv3 Comparison
          2. OSPFv3 Traditional Configuration
          3. OSPFv3 Address Family Configuration
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
  15. Part III: Route Redistribution and Selection
    1. Chapter 10. Route Redistribution
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Route Redistribution Basics
          1. The Need for Route Redistribution
          2. Redistribution Concepts and Processes
        2. Redistribution into EIGRP
          1. EIGRP redistribute Command Reference
          2. Baseline Configuration for EIGRP Redistribution Examples
          3. Configuring EIGRP Redistribution with Default Metric Components
          4. Verifying EIGRP Redistribution
        3. Redistribution into OSPF
          1. OSPF redistribute Command Reference
          2. Configuring OSPF Redistribution with Minimal Parameters
          3. Setting OSPF Metrics on Redistributed Routes
          4. LSAs and Metrics for External Type 2 Routes
            1. Determining the Next Hop for Type 2 External Routes—Intra-area
            2. Determining the Next Hop for Type 2 External Routes—Interarea
          5. Redistributing into OSPF as E1 Routes
          6. A Brief Comparison of E1 and E2 Routes
          7. External Routes in NSSAs
        4. Redistribution with Route Maps and Distribute Lists
          1. Overview of Using Route Maps with Redistribution
          2. Filtering Redistributed Routes with Route Maps
            1. Configuring Route Filtering with Redistribution
            2. Verifying Redistribution Filtering Operations
          3. Setting Metrics When Redistributing
            1. Configuring the Metric Settings
            2. Verifying the Metric Settings
          4. Setting the External Route Type
          5. Redistribution Filtering with the distribute-list Command
        5. Issues with Multiple Redistribution Points
          1. Preventing Routing Domain Loops with Higher Metrics
          2. Preventing Routing Domain Loops with Administrative Distance
            1. EIGRP Default AD Defeats Loop from EIGRP to OSPF to EIGRP
            2. EIGRP Default AD Defeats Loop from OSPF to EIGRP to OSPF
            3. Setting AD per Route Source for Internal and External Routes
          3. Domain Loop Problems with More Than Two Routing Domains
            1. Using Per-Route Administrative Distance Settings
            2. Preventing Domain Loops by Filtering on Subnet While Redistributing
            3. Preventing Domain Loops by Filtering on Route Tag Using Distribute Lists
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    2. Chapter 11. Route Selection
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Cisco Express Forwarding
          1. Operation of Process Switching
          2. Operation of Fast Switching
          3. Operation of Cisco Express Forwarding
        2. Policy-Based Routing
          1. Matching the Packet and Setting the Route
          2. PBR Configuration Example
          3. How the default Keyword Impacts PBR Logic Ordering
          4. Additional PBR Functions
            1. Applying PBR to Locally Created Packets
            2. Setting IP Precedence
            3. PBR with IP SLA
        3. IP Service-Level Agreement
          1. Understanding IP SLA Concepts
          2. Configuring and Verifying IP SLA
          3. Tracking SLA Operations to Influence Routing
            1. Configuring a Static Route to Track an IP SLA Operation
            2. Configuring PBR to Track an IP SLA
        4. VRF-Lite
          1. VRF-Lite Configuration
          2. VRF Verification
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Definitions of Key Terms
  16. Part IV: Internet Connectivity
    1. Chapter 12. Fundamentals of Internet Connectivity
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Provider-Assigned IPv4 Addresses
          1. Static IP Address Assignment
          2. Dynamic IP Address Assignment
        2. NAT
          1. Basic NAT
            1. Dynamic NAT Configuration and Verification
            2. Static NAT Configuration and Verification
          2. PAT
          3. NAT Design Considerations
          4. NVI
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    2. Chapter 13. Fundamental BGP Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. The Basics of Internet Routing and Addressing
          1. Public IP Address Assignment
          2. Internet Route Aggregation
          3. The Impact of NAT/PAT
          4. Private IPv4 Addresses and Other Special Addresses
        2. Introduction to BGP
          1. BGP Basics
          2. BGP ASNs and the AS_SEQ Path Attribute
          3. Internal and External BGP
          4. Public and Private ASNs
        3. Outbound Routing Toward the Internet
          1. Comparing BGP and Default Routing for Enterprises
          2. Single-Homed
          3. Dual-Homed
            1. Preferring One Path over Another for All Destinations
            2. Choosing One Path over Another Using BGP
            3. Partial and Full BGP Updates
          4. Single-Multihomed
          5. Dual-Multihomed
        4. External BGP for Enterprises
          1. eBGP Neighbor Configuration
          2. Requirements for Forming eBGP Neighborships
          3. Issues When Redundancy Exists Between eBGP Neighbors
          4. eBGP Multihop Concepts
          5. BGP Internals and Verifying eBGP Neighbors
            1. Verifying eBGP Neighbor Status
            2. Administratively Controlling Neighbor Status
            3. BGP Message Summary
        5. Verifying the BGP Table
          1. The BGP Update Message
          2. Examining the BGP Table
          3. Viewing Subsets of the BGP Table
        6. Injecting Routes into BGP for Advertisement to the ISPs
          1. Injecting Routes Using the network Command
          2. The Effect of auto-summary on the BGP network Command
          3. Injecting Routes Using Redistribution
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    3. Chapter 14. Advanced BGP Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Internal BGP Between Internet-Connected Routers
          1. Establishing the Need for iBGP with Two Internet-Connected Routers
          2. Configuring iBGP
          3. Verifying iBGP
          4. Examining iBGP BGP Table Entries
          5. Understanding Next-Hop Reachability Issues with iBGP
            1. Ensuring That Routes Exist to the Next-Hop Address
            2. Using neighbor neighbor-ip next-hop-self to Change the Next-Hop Address
        2. Avoiding Routing Loops When Forwarding Toward the Internet
          1. Using an iBGP Mesh
          2. IGP Redistribution and BGP Synchronization
        3. Route Filtering and Clearing BGP Peers
          1. BGP Filtering Overview
          2. Inbound and Outbound BGP Filtering on Prefix/Length
          3. Clearing BGP Neighbors
          4. Displaying the Results of BGP Filtering
          5. Peer Groups
        4. BGP Path Attributes and Best-Path Algorithm
          1. BGP Path Attributes
          2. Overview of the BGP Best-Path Algorithm
          3. Perspectives on the Core Eight Best-Path Steps
          4. Memorization Tips for BGP Best Path
        5. Influencing an Enterprise’s Outbound Routes
          1. Influencing BGP Weight
            1. Sample Internetwork Used in the Weight Examples
            2. Setting the BGP Administrative Weight Using a Route Map
            3. Setting Weight Using the neighbor weight Command
          2. Setting the Local Preference
            1. Sample Internetwork Used in the Local_Pref and AS_Path Length Examples
            2. Setting the BGP Local_Pref Using a Route Map
          3. IP Routes Based on BGP Best Paths
            1. Example of a BGP RIB Failure
            2. BGP and the maximum-paths Command
          4. Increasing the Length of the AS_Path Using AS_Path Prepend
        6. Influencing an Enterprise’s Inbound Routes with MED
          1. MED Concepts
          2. MED Configuration
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choosing Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    4. Chapter 15. IPv6 Internet Connectivity
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. IPv6 Internet Connections
          1. Methods of Assigning an IPv6 Address to a Customer Router
          2. Manual Configuration of IPv6 Address and Default Route
          3. IPv6 Access Control Lists
          4. IPv6 Internet Connection Security
        2. BGP Support for IPv6
          1. Multiprotocol BGP Fundamentals
          2. IPv6 Routing over an IPv4 BGP Session
          3. IPv6 Routing over an IPv6 BGP Session
          4. Single IPv4 BGP Session Versus Dual (IPv4 and IPv6) Sessions
          5. Filtering IPv6 Routes with Prefix Lists
          6. Using Local Preference for IPv6 Path Selection
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
  17. Part V: Router and Routing Security
    1. Chapter 16. Fundamental Router Security Concepts
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Elements of a Router Security Policy
        2. Access Control Lists
          1. Time-Based ACLs
          2. Infrastructure ACLs
        3. Management Plane Security
          1. Secure Shell Versus Telnet
          2. Password Encryption
            1. Enable Secret Password
            2. Line Password
            3. Username Password
          3. Unicast Reverse Path Forwarding
          4. Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting
          5. SNMP Security
          6. NTP Authentication
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
    2. Chapter 17. Routing Protocol Authentication
      1. “Do I Know This Already?” Quiz
      2. Foundation Topics
        1. Authentication Methods
          1. Plain Text Authentication
          2. Hashing Authentication
          3. Key Chains
        2. EIGRP Authentication
          1. EIGRP for IPv4 Authentication
          2. EIGRP for IPv6 Authentication
          3. Named EIGRP Authentication
        3. OSPF Authentication
          1. Plain Text OSPFv2 Authentication
          2. OSPFv2 MD5 Authentication
          3. OSPFv3 Authentication
        4. BGP Authentication
          1. IPv4 BGP Authentication
          2. IPv6 BGP Authentication
      3. Exam Preparation Tasks
        1. Planning Practice
          1. Design Review Table
          2. Implementation Plan Peer Review Table
          3. Create an Implementation Plan Table
          4. Choose Commands for a Verification Plan Table
        2. Review All the Key Topics
        3. Complete the Tables and Lists from Memory
        4. Define Key Terms
  18. Part VI: Final Preparation
    1. Chapter 18. Final Preparation
      1. Tools for Final Preparation
        1. Exam Engine and Questions on the CD
          1. Install the Exam Engine
          2. Activate and Download the Practice Exam
          3. Activating Other Exams
        2. Premium Edition
        3. The Cisco Learning Network
        4. Memory Tables
        5. Chapter-Ending Review Tools
      2. Suggested Plan for Final Review/Study
        1. Step 1: Review Key Topics and DIKTA Questions
        2. Step 3: Hands-On Practice
        3. Step 6: Subnetting Practice
        4. Step 7: Use the Exam Engine
      3. Summary
        1. Keep in Touch with Kevin
  19. Part VII: Appendixes
    1. Appendix A. Answers to the “Do I Know This Already?” Quizzes
      1. Chapter 1
      2. Chapter 2
      3. Chapter 3
      4. Chapter 4
      5. Chapter 5
      6. Chapter 6
      7. Chapter 7
      8. Chapter 8
      9. Chapter 9
      10. Chapter 10
      11. Chapter 11
      12. Chapter 12
      13. Chapter 13
      14. Chapter 14
      15. Chapter 15
      16. Chapter 16
      17. Chapter 17
    2. Appendix B. ROUTE Exam Updates
      1. Always Get the Latest at the Companion Website
      2. Technical Content
    3. Appendix C. Conversion Tables
  20. Index
  21. CD-Only Appendixes and Glossary
    1. Appendix D. Memory Tables
      1. Chapter 1
      2. Chapter 3
      3. Chapter 4
      4. Chapter 5
      5. Chapter 6
      6. Chapter 7
      7. Chapter 8
      8. Chapter 9
      9. Chapter 10
      10. Chapter 12
      11. Chapter 13
      12. Chapter 14
      13. Chapter 16
      14. Chapter 17
    2. Appendix E. Memory Tables Answer Key
      1. Chapter 1
      2. Chapter 3
      3. Chapter 4
      4. Chapter 5
      5. Chapter 6
      6. Chapter 7
      7. Chapter 8
      8. Chapter 9
      9. Chapter 10
      10. Chapter 12
      11. Chapter 13
      12. Chapter 14
      13. Chapter 16
      14. Chapter 17
    3. Appendix F. Completed Planning Practice Tables
      1. Chapter 1
      2. Chapter 2
      3. Chapter 3
      4. Chapter 4
      5. Chapter 5
      6. Chapter 6
      7. Chapter 7
      8. Chapter 8
      9. Chapter 9
      10. Chapter 10
      11. Chapter 11
      12. Chapter 12
      13. Chapter 13
      14. Chapter 14
      15. Chapter 15
      16. Chapter 16
      17. Chapter 17
    4. Appendix G. Study Planner
  22. Glossary
  23. Where are the companion content files?
  24. Code Snippets