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Securing the Web with Cisco Web Security Appliance v2.1


Course Description


Overview

This course has been designed to help learners understand how to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot a Cisco Web Security Applicance (WSA). Students will learn how to design, configure, administer, monitor, and troubleshoot the Cisco Web Security Appliance(WSA) in small to medium-sized business and enterprise installations. Extensive lab exercises provide attendees with critical hands-on product experience, providing a safe environment to experiment with malware etc.  

Audience

Individuals involved with the deployment and installation of the Cisco's Web Security Appliances, or Channel Partner's looking to achieve accreditation.  

Prerequisites

Delegates should meet the following prerequisites :
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP services, including Domain Name Server (DNS), Secure Shell (SSH), FTP, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), HTTP, and HTTPS is assumed. - ICND2 Recommended
  • Experience with IP Routing
 

Key topics

Reviewing the System
  • Customer Use Cases
  • Cisco Web Security Appliance Models and Architecture
Installing and Verifying the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Review the Cisco Security Management Appliance
  • Install and Verify Cisco Web Security Appliance Hardware
  • Install and Verify the Cisco Web Security Virtual Appliance for VMware
  • Run the system set-up Wizard
  • Configure L4TM
Configuring Virtual Web Security Appliance Connector to Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Review Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Connect to Cisco Cloud Web Security Using the Cloud Web Security Connector
Deploying Proxy Services
  • Contrast Proxy Modes
  • Review PAC Files
  • Configure and Manage Proxy Services
  • Deploy Native FTP Proxy
  • Read Proxy Access Log and HTTP Headers
Utilizing Authentication
  • Configure NTLM and Proxy Authentication
  • Identify Authentication Settings and Realms
  • Describe LDAP Authentication and Authorization
  • Troubleshoot Joining Domains and Test Authentication
Configuring Policies
  • Configure Access Policies and Identities
  • Configure Authentication Exemptions
  • Review Access Log Tags
Enforcing Acceptable Use
  • Enable URL Categories and Filters
  • Configure Application Visibility and Control
  • Describe SaaS Access Control
  • Use HTTPS Inspection
  • Configure HTTPS Proxy Settings
Enforcing Acceptable Use - Advanced Topics
  • Configure Application Visibility and Control - Advanced Topics
  • Describe SaaS Access Control - Advanced Topics
  • Configure Web Usage Controls and URL Categories
  • View Logging and Reporting
Defending Against Malware
  • Describe and Configure WBRS
  • Describe and Configure Anti-Malware Scanning
  • Describe and Configure Advanced Malware Protection
  • Interpret ACL Tags Relevant to Anti-Malware
Configuring Data Security
  • Configure Data Security
  • Configure Data Loss Prevention(DLP)
  • Describe Access and Data Security Logs
Describing Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Cisco Cloud Web Security Features and Benefits
  • Explain Cisco Cloud Attach Model
Using Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
  • Describe Cisco AnyConnect Web Security
  • Integrate the Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
Performing Administration and Troubleshooting
  • Describe Report Administration
  • Monitor the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Configure W3C Logging
  • Perform Other Administrative Tasks
  • Describe Hardware Redundancy
  • Troubleshooting the Cisco Web Security Appliance
Labs
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 1: Access the Cisco Remote Lab
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 2: Installing and Verifying the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 3: Deploying Proxy Services
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 4: Utilizing Authentication
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 5: Configuring Cisco WSA Policies
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 6: Enforcing Acceptable Use
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 7: Enforcing Acceptable Use—Advanced Topics
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 8: Defending Against Malware
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 9: Configuring Data Security
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 10: Describing Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Hardware Challenge Lab 11: Performing Administration and Troubleshooting
 

Objectives

After you complete this course you should be able to:
  • Describe the Cisco WSA
  • Install and verify the WSA
  • Deploy proxy services for the WSA
  • Utilize authentication with the WSA
  • Configure various policies for the WSA
  • Enforce acceptable use using the WSA
  • Defend against malware
  • Configure data security
  • Describe Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Use Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
  • Perform Administration and Troubleshooting of WSA's

Course Duration

2 Days
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