INSTRUCTOR-LED COURSE

Firewall: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention (EDU-214)

Course Information

Duration: 3 days

Version: PAN EDU-214

Price: $2,995.00

Certification: PCNSE

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Learning Credits:

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OVERVIEW

The Palo Alto Networks Firewall 10.0: Improving Security Posture and Hardening PAN-OS (EDU-214) course is three days of instructor-led training that will help you to:

  • Determine the efficacy of your current security policies
  • Develop workflows for managing your security posture
  • Identify rule usage across security policy sets
  • Modify your existing policy set to implement Security Best Practices
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports
  • Utilize tools such as the BPA tool to further understand your environment

Prerequisites:

Students must have completed the ’Firewall Essentials: Configuration and Management’ course. Students also should be familiar with basic security concepts. Experience with other security technologies (IPS, proxy, and content filtering) is an advantage.

Target Audience:

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

Course Objectives:

Successful completion of this three-day, instructor-led course will assist the student in being able to manage and maintain an existing Palo Alto Networks Firewall protected environment. The student will learn how to improve non-greenfield environments and will be better equipped at ensuring configurations match security best practices. The student will also be able to develop their own operational strategy to maintain a high level of compliance.

Course Outline:

Course Modules

  • Introduction
  • Security Profile Revision
  • Daily Operations and Maintenance
  • Establish Initial Baseline Visibility
  • Analyze and Update Security Rules Passing Traffic
  • Inbound Security Rules Best Practices and Analysis
  • Outbound Security Rules Best Practices and Analysis
  • Internal Security Rules Best Practices and Analysis
  • Administratively Hardening PAN-OS 10 – Reducing Policy set and Simplification