Palo Alto Networks Firewall 8.1: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention (EDU-214)

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

Successful completion of this four-day, instructor-led course will enhance the student�s understanding of how to better configure, manage, and monitor PAN-OS threat prevention features. The student will get hands-on experience configuring, managing, and monitoring threat prevention features in a lab environment.

Audience

  • Security Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • Security Operations Specialists
  • Security Analysts
  • Network Engineers
  • Support Staff

Prerequisites

Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the cyber-attack lifecycle and recognize common forms of attack
  • Describe PAN-OS threat prevention capabilities
  • Use firewall logs and reports to make better configuration decisions
  • Configure the firewall to detect, block, and record threats

Module 1: The Cyber-Attack Lifecycle
Module 2: Blocking Packet- and Protocol-Based Attacks
Module 3: Blocking Threats from Known-Bad Sources
Module 4: Blocking Threats Using App-ID
Module 5: Blocking Threats Using Custom Signatures
Module 6: Creating Custom Threat Signatures
Module 7: Blocking Threats in Encrypted Traffic
Module 8: Blocking Threats in Allowed Traffic
Module 9: Authenticating Firewall User Accounts
Module 10: Blocking Threats from Phishing and Stolen Credentials
Module 11: Viewing Threat and Traffic Information