Securing the Web with Cisco Web Security Appliance

Duration: 
2 days
Codes: 
SWSA,CI-SWSA

Overview

Learn how to implement, use, and maintain a Cisco Web Security Appliance (WSA), powered by Cisco Talos, to provide advanced protection for business email and control against web security threats. Through a combination of expert instruction and hands-on practice, you'll learn how to deploy proxy services, use authentication, implement policies to control HTTPS traffic and access, implement use control settings and policies, use the solution's anti-malware features, implement data security and data loss prevention, perform administration of Cisco WSA solution, and more.

This course is worth 16 Credits in the Continuing Education Program

Virtual and Classroom learning - V&C Select

V&C Select is a simple concept and a flexible approach to delivery. You can 'select' a course from our public schedule and attend in person or as a virtual delegate. Virtual delegates do not travel to this course, we will send you all the information you need before the start of the course and you can test the logins.

Audience

Individuals involved in the deployment, installation and administration of a Cisco Web Security Appliance.

Skills Gained

After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Describe Cisco WSA
  • Deploy proxy services
  • Utilize authentication
  • Describe decryption policies to control HTTPS traffic
  • Understand differentiated traffic access policies and identification profiles
  • Enforce acceptable use control settings
  • Defend against malware
  • Describe data security and data loss prevention
  • Perform administration and troubleshooting

Prerequisites

Attendees should meet the following prerequisites :

  • TCP/IP services, including Domain Name System (DNS), Secure Shell (SSH), FTP, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), HTTP, and HTTPS
  • IP routing

You are expected to have one or more of the following basic technical competencies or equivalent knowledge:

  • Cisco certification (CCENT or higher) - ICND1 Recommended
  • Relevant industry certification  (ISC)2, (CompTIA) Security+,  EC-Council, GIAC, ISACA
  • Cisco Net Academy letter of completion (CCNA 1 and CCNA 2)
  • Windows expertise: Microsoft [Microsoft Specialist, Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)], CompTIA (A+, Network+, Server+)

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.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Lombardia Milan2 1450 £1450 2019-12-19
London London2 1450 £1450 2020-01-06
Madrid Madrid2 1450 £1450 2020-01-20
Lisboa Lisbon2 1450 £1450 2020-01-27
Nordrhein-Westfalen Dusseldorf2 1450 £1450 2020-01-30
Ile de France Paris2 1450 £1450 2020-02-06
Berkshire Wokingham2 1450 £1450 2020-04-06