About this course

Course code TPPA-281
Duration 2 Days
Special Notices

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

Prerequisites

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

Delegates 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.

Outline

Module 1: Traps Overview

  • How sophisticated attacks work today
  • The design approach of Traps
  • Traps components
  • Traps resources

Module 2: Installing Traps

  • Planning the installation
  • Installing ESM Server and Console
  • Installing Windows agents
  • Installing Mac agents
  • Managing content updates
  • Upgrading Traps

Module 3: Malicious Software Overview

  • Basics of computer architecture
  • Exploitation techniques and their prevention
  • Malware techniques and their prevention

Module 4: Consoles Overview

  • Introduction to ESM Console
  • Introduction to the Traps Agent Console

Module 5: Traps Protection Against Exploits

  • Architecture and EPMs
  • Configuring exploit protection

Module 6: Traps Protection Against Malware

  • Malware protection process flow and components
  • Post-detection malware analysis

Module 7: Prevention Event Exceptions

  • Prevention events
  • Post-detection events
  • EPM events

Module 8: Managing Traps

  • System monitoring
  • Traps license administration
  • Agent license administration
  • Server settings, users, and roles

Module 9: Traps Forensics

  • Forensics workflow and policies
  • Responding to prevention events
  • Logging

Module 10: Basic Traps Troubleshooting

  • Working with Technical Support
  • Troubleshooting installation, connectivity, and upgrades

2 Days

Duration

This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom

Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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