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(PA-281) Traps: Install, Configure and Manage



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Palo Alto Networks® Traps™ Advanced Endpoint Protection prevents sophisticated vulnerability exploits and unknown malware-driven attacks. Successful completion of this two-day, instructor-led course equips the student to install Traps in basic configurations and build a basic Traps deployment.

You Will Learn How To

Students will learn how Traps protects against exploits and malware-driven attacks. In hands-on lab exercises, students will install and configure the Endpoint Security Manager (ESM) and Traps endpoint components; build rules; enable and disable process protections; and integrate Traps with Palo Alto Networks WildFire™, which provides prevention and detection of zero-day malware.

Important Course Information

  • Requirements

    • Students must have Windows system administration skills and familiarity with enterprise security concepts.

    Learning Tree Training Vouchers cannot be used to pay for the tuition fee for this course.

    This course is delivered by a Learning Tree approved training partner.

Course Outline

  • Mod 1: Traps Overview
  • How sophisticated attacks work today
  • The design approach of Traps
  • Main features of Traps
  • Traps resources
  • Mod 2: Installing Traps
  • Planning the installation
  • Installing ESM Server and database
  • Installing ESM Console
  • Installing agents
  • Managing content updates
  • Upgrading Traps
  • Mod 3: Malicious Software Overview
  • Exploitation techniques and their prevention
  • Malware techniques and their prevention Mod 4: Consoles Overview
  • Introduction to ESM Console
  • Introduction to the Traps Agent Console Mod 5: Traps Protection Against Exploits
  • Architecture and overview
  • Configuring exploit protection
  • Mod 6: Traps Protection Against Malware (including WildFire)
  • Architecture and Overview
  • WildFire
  • Local Analysis
  • Trusted Publishers
  • Malware Restrictions and Malware Protection Modules
  • Mod 7: Managing Traps
  • System monitoring
  • License administration
  • Important server and agent settings
  • Agent actions
  • Mod 8: Traps Forensics
  • Forensic information retrieval
  • Responding to prevention events Mod 9: Basic Traps Troubleshooting
  • Troubleshooting Resources
  • Working with Technical Support
  • Troubleshooting scenarios
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