Securing Your Web with Cisco IronPort S-Series SYW

2 days


This comprehensive, two-day course focuses on the S-Series. Extensive lab exercises provide attendees with critical hands-on product experience. The live lab facilities provide a safe environment to experiment with malware, and also to try configurations that might not be appropriate for a production network. At the end of the course attendees will be able to install, operate and maintain the S-Series appliances.


Individuals involved with web security such as, Security Architects and System Designers, Network Administrators and Operations Engineers or Network or Security Managers.


Delegates should meet the following prerequisites :

  • A basic understanding of TCP/IP services, including DNS, SSH, FTP, SNMP, HTTP and HTTPS is assumed - ICND2 recommended
  • A basic understanding of IP routing.
  • Familiarity with HTTP a, including an understanding of web-server and browser administration and operation.
  • It is helpful but not mandatory that attendees have experience with IronPort Email Security Appliances.

Course Outline


Course and Companybackground Product and Malware Overview

  • Overview of S-Series
  • Key Features
  • Malware Threats
  • L4TM Overview and Setup
  • L4TM Oveview
  • L4TM Options
  • Getting Started
  • Lab Connections
  • Web Proxy, Caching and HTTPS Inspection
  • Web Proxy Overview
  • Proxy vs L4TM
  • Available Proxy Services
  • Hopw Policies are assigned
  • Configure and Debug Proxy
  • HTTPS Overview
  • Configuring the HTTPS Proxy Service
  • Web Reputation Filtering
  • WBRS Overview
  • Updates
  • Anti-Malware
  • DVS Overview
  • Webroot Overview
  • McAfee Scanning Overview
  • Working with Webroot and McAfee
  • Authentication
  • Authentication Overview
  • Configuring andTesting
  • Web Security Manager
  • Access Control Overview
  • L4TM Policies
  • Configuring Web Security Manager
  • USe Case Scenarios
  • System Administration
  • Reports
  • Troubleshooting
  • Ports and Tools
  • Logs
  • Alerts
  • CLI ( Command Line Intreface)
  • SNMP
  • Monitoring
  • Other Deployment Scenarios
  • Transparent Proxy Mode
  • Deploymnet Life Cycle
  • Multi-Appliance Deployment

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
Onsite2 1400 1400 2019-07-23