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TRAPS 4.1: Install, Configure, And Manage (EDU-281)

Course Details

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 helps prepare the student to install Traps in basic configurations.

Course Prerequisites

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

Course Goals

Students should 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.

Course Agenda

 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 (including WildFire)

• Malware protection process flow and components

• Post-detection malware anaylsis


Module 7: Managing Traps

• System monitoring

• Traps license administration

• Agent license administration

• Server settings, users, and roles

• Agent settings

• Agent actions


Module 8: Traps Forensics

• Forensics workflow and policies

• Responding to prevention events

• Logging


Module 9: Basic Traps Troubleshooting

• DIReC methodology

• Troubleshooting resources

• Working with technical support

• Troubleshooting installation, connectivity, and upgrades

Details Options
  • Date: 06/25/18 - 06/26/18
  • Location: Chicago, IL (map)
  • Date: 06/25/18 - 06/26/18
  • Location: Instructor Led Online Course
  • Date: 09/04/18 - 09/05/18
  • Location: Chicago, IL (map)
  • Date: 09/04/18 - 09/05/18
  • Location: Instructor Led Online Course