IBM Security SiteProtector System: Basic Implementation and Administration

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

Intrusion prevention systems are a critical part of any information security architecture, and this course helps you master the tools required to successfully implement and manage the IBM Security infrastructure products.

The course focuses on mastering the SiteProtector Console. You gain knowledge of the SiteProtector components, learning how the different components act in concert to monitor and protect a real-world network. You also learn through hands-on labs how to configure SiteProtector and how to monitor and manage assets through the console.

Audience
This basic course is designed for network and security professionals who evaluate, implement, manage, or monitor IBM Security SiteProtector.
Prerequisites
You should have skills on the following:
  • TCP/IP networking
  • Windows OS
Learning Objectives
  • Describe the SiteProtector architecture, its components, and the security appliances and software agents managed by SiteProtector
  • Install SiteProtector components
  • Navigate and configure the SiteProtector Console
  • Organize network assets
  • Assign and manage SiteProtector permissions
  • Create, modify, deploy, and manage policies
  • Update SiteProtector components and agents
  • Manage SiteProtector components
  • Use SiteProtector tools to monitor and analyze events
  • Configure Central Responses rules
  • Export data and run reports
  • Unit 1: Introduction to SiteProtector
  • Unit 2: Installing SiteProtector
  • Unit 3: Using the SiteProtector Console
  • Unit 4: Configuring the SiteProtector Console
  • Unit 5: Organizing network assets
  • Unit 6: Assigning and managing SiteProtector permissions
  • Unit 7: Managing policies
  • Unit 8: Updating SiteProtector components and agents
  • Unit 9: Managing SiteProtector components
  • Unit 10: Monitoring and analyzing events
  • Unit 11: Managing Central Responses
  • Unit 12: Exporting data and generating reports