Advanced Threat Management (PAN 231)

Live Online & Classroom Enterprise Training

Location: Bangalore, India | Dubai, UAE

Industry Experienced Instructor  |  Remote Labs  |  Lab Access Post Training

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Course Details

In this course, you will learn strategies in defense against advanced threats to better understand the threat landscape. You will learn the use of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls, including the WildFire™ product.

Course Prerequisites

  • An understanding of network concepts, including routing, switching, and IP addressing
  • In-depth knowledge of port-based security and security technologies such as IPX, proxy, and content filtering
  • Essentials 1: Firewall Instillation, Configuration, and Management (PAN 201)

Course Agenda

1. Course Introduction
2. Threat Landscape
  • Palo Alto Networks Technologies
  • WildFire Architecture
  • Advanced Persistent Threats
  • Threat Management Strategies
3. Integrated Approach to Threat Protection
  • Apply Best Practices
  • Reduce the Attack Surface
  • Control Attack Methodology
4. Handling Known Threats
  • Configuring Security Profiles
  • Zone and DoS Protection
  • Control Advance Threat Enablers
  • Handling Drive-By Downloads
5. Investigating Attacks
  • Threat Vault
  • Wildfire Logs and Reports
  • Log Correlation
  • Using AppScope
  • Creating Custom App-IDs
6. Dealing with Zero-Day Attacks
  • Researching Threat Events
  • Identifying Unknown Threats
  • Finding Infected Hosts
7. Creating Custom Threat Signatures
  • Build Custom Signatures
  • Create Emerging Threat Signature

You will spend approximately 50% of class in hands-on labs.