CCIE Security written and lab exams have been revised to version 5.0 utilizing the new modular and unified exam topics format including assessment of evolving technologies. The written and lab exams v5.0 will be available for testing on January 31, 2017.
View CCIE Security Unified Exam Topics v5.0 (Recommended for candidates schedule to take the exam on January 31, 2017 and beyond)
The last day to test using written exam 350-018 using its corresponding v4.0 exam topics is July 24, 2016. Beginning July 25, 2016, written exam 350-018 using the v4.1 exam topics that includes Evolving Technologies domain will be available for testing at Pearson Vue.
The last day to test using lab exam v4.0 is January 30, 2017.
CCIE Security Exam Changes
CCIE Security v5.0 Lab Exam Format
The web-based delivery infrastructure supporting the v5.0 lab exam is very similar to v4.0. The format of the lab exam itself, however, has changed significantly. The v5.0 lab exam now comprises three modules:
- Troubleshooting Module
- Diagnostic Module
- Configuration Module