Citrix Enterprise Security Solutions

Duration: 
5 days
Codes: 
CTX2701
Versions: 
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Overview

Learn to secure your Citrix environment in this hands-on course that encompasses the core Citrix technologies, including XenApp and XenDesktop, NetScaler, XenMobile, ShareFile, and Citrix Cloud. Explore potential security gaps in your environment and learn how to mitigate these through a comprehensive look at the Citrix technologies. Topics include application and data security, Citrix authentication, authorization, and auditing workflows, operating system hardening, mitigation against network vulnerabilities, hypervisor security, and methods to secure Citrix traffic.

Is this course for you? Built for IT Professionals familiar with the following products XenApp, XenDesktop, NetScaler, XenMobile, and/or ShareFile. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects interested in securing a Citrix environment.

Citrix Technologies Covered:

  • XenApp/XenDesktop 7.13
  • NetScaler 12.0
  • XenMobile 10.5
  • ShareFile
  • Citrix Cloud

Audience

IT Professionals interested in securing a Citrix environment incorporating Virtulaisation, Networking and Mobility solutions.

Skills Gained

After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Understand Citrix authentication and authorization workflows with multifactor authentication
  • Identify methods for desktop and application hardening with registry and policy lockdowns
  • Identify network attacks and learn how to protect your network and mobile environment
  • Learn to optimize monitoring and operations with Citrix leading security practices

Prerequisites

Citrix course materials are only available to delegates in e-courseware format. Delegates will be provided with instructions on how to access their e-courseware on day one of the event. Those delegates who are attending via either virtual or extended classroom will be required to provide either three monitors (to view courseware, labs and instructor demos simultaneously) or two monitors and a mobile device. Delegates will be required to have an active TCC (Training.Citrix.com) account in order to access course materials and labs.

Please set up Your TCC account up in advance of the course using the following link:

https://www.citrix.com/welcome/create-account/create-account-form.html

Please note: It is highly recommended that the delegate uses a personal email address (rather than company email) to set up their TCC account. If you do not wish to reference your company name when setting up your TCC account we recommend you use 'EDUCALC' as reference.

Should you encounter any issues in setting up your TCC account please ensure that you raise this directly with Citrix in advance of your event by visiting http://training.citrix.com then on the home page click, Help, then select Classroom Support, and submit a Critical or High priority request notifying Citrix of the course start date.

Technical pre-requisites

Citrix recommends students have basic understanding, and hands-on experience with installing and configuring XenApp, XenDesktop, Citrix Cloud, NetScaler, XenMobile, or ShareFile.

Recommended courses, or equivalent field experience, include knowledge of the topics covered in:

  • CXD-210 XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration
  • CNS-220 Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Traffic Management or CNS-222 Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Unified Gateway
  • CXM-303 Deploying Enterprise Mobility Solutions with Citrix XenMobile
  • CSF-201 Citrix ShareFile Enterprise Essentials
  • CXD-250 Moving to XenApp and XenDesktop Service on Citrix Cloud

Course Outline

Networking (Days 1-2)

Module 1: NetScaler Network Topology and SSL Offload

Module 2: NetScaler Gateway Authentication and Authorization

Module 3: NetScaler Application Firewall Overview

Module 4: NetScaler Attacks and Protections

Mobility (Day 3)

Module 5: XenMobile Introduction

Module 6: XenMobile NetScaler Integration

Module 7: XenMobile Encryption

Module 8: XenMobile Server Console

Module 9: Managing Security

Module 10: Secure Apps

Module 11: ShareFile Introduction

Module 12: StorageZones

Module 13: ShareFile NetScaler Integration

Module 14: Authentication

Module 15: Data Loss Prevention

Virtualization (Days 4-5)

Module 16: Securing Traffic in a XenApp/XenDesktop environment

Module 17: Implementing Advanced Authentication Methods for XenApp and XenDesktop

Module 18: Improving App and Data Security

Module 19: Implementing XenApp/XenDesktop Operating System Hardening

Module 20: Hypervisor Security

Module 21: Monitoring and Operations

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
Onsite5 3500 3500 2019-07-16