SonicWall Network Security Professional (SNSP)
Previously known as the Network Security Advance Administration (NSAA) course, the revamped SNSP curriculum expands on the topics covered in SNSA and features advanced SonicWall firewall configuration and administration tasks aimed at helping enterprises adapt to dynamic security environments. SonicWall now presents the SonicWall Network Security Professional (SNSP) course, an expert-level training and certification program that builds on the enterprise security skills learned in the SNSA course.
Relevant changes to the curriculum include an enhanced and deeper scope of SonicOS 6.5.x features andï¿½functionality, as well as changes in the learning and delivery methodologies to better balance the professionalï¿½needs of the students and the business requirements for network and cyber security.
Security professionals, System engineers, channel partners, service partners, and end users with 1+ years ofï¿½experience in implementing IT security technologies (Network, Applications, and Systems) and are also SNSA certified.
In-depth understanding of networking fundamentals and architecture, including OSI data model, IPï¿½addressing, dynamic routing, switching, VoIP, cloud and virtualization, network topologies andï¿½connectivity, wired and wireless networks, system backup and recovery, network applications andï¿½peripherals, network management protocols, etc.
Knowledge of enterprise security concepts and technologies, such as firewalls, gateways, VPN architecture, threat protection, content filtering, NAT, IPSec, SSL, DPI, zones, encryption andï¿½cryptography, access control, Identity management, security compliance policies, latest cyber threatsï¿½and vulnerabilities, etc.
SonicWall Network Security Administration (SNSA) certification.
Upon successful completion of the SNSP program, the students will be able to demonstrate SonicWall product expertise and the application skill sets required to mount a proactive, effective defense against current and evolving network and cyber security threats.
- Course Introduction and Overview
- Configuring VPN Auto Provisioning
- Configuring Advanced Routing
- Configuring Advanced Interface Settings
- Using SonicOS CLI
- Configuring Capture Client
- Capturing and Replaying Packets
- Configuring DPI-SSL/TLS Server
- Configuring DPI-SSH
- Configuring App Rules
- Configuring App Control
- Configuring Advanced High Availability
- Excluding Trusted Content
- Resolving and Reporting False Positives
- Configuring Content Filtering
- Implementing Best Practices