Length
2 Days
VERSION
2.1

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.

Key Topics

Detailed Info
  • Reviewing the System
  • Configuring Virtual Web Security Appliance Connector
  • Enforcing Acceptable Use
  • Defending Against Malware
  • Describing Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Performing Administration and Troubleshooting
  • Installing and Verifying the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Deploying Proxy Services
  • Utilizing Authentication
  • Configuring Policies
  • Enforcing Acceptable Use - Advanced Topics
  • Configuring Data Security
  • Using Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client
Skills Gained
Key Topics
Target Audience
Prerequisites

Skills Gained

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

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

  • Lab 1: Access the Cisco Remote Lab
  • Lab 2: Installing and Verifying the Cisco Web Security Appliance
  • Lab 3: Deploying Proxy Services
  • Lab 4: Utilizing Authentication
  • Lab 5: Configuring Cisco WSA Policies
  • Lab 6: Enforcing Acceptable Use
  • Lab 7: Enforcing Acceptable Use—Advanced Topics
  • Lab 8: Defending Against Malware
  • Lab 9: Configuring Data Security
  • Lab 10: Describing Cisco Cloud Web Security
  • Lab 11: Performing Administration and Troubleshooting

Target Audience

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

We can also deliver and customise this training course for larger groups – saving your organisation time, money and resources. For more information, please call us at +632 8244 2098 or email [email protected]

 

Prerequisites

Students 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
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