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VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1]

   
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Course Datasheet
Live Online (5 Days)   English
06 Sep 2021 09:00 AM  -  10 Sep 2021 05:30 PM
(GMT+02:00) Central European Summer Time (Europe/Amsterdam)
Description:
GUARANTEED TO RUN - PLEASE NOTE: VIRTUAL/REMOTE STUDENTS MUST PROVIDE THEIR OWN HEADSET AND WEBCAM FOR THIS COURSE. This class is delivered using electronic books ONLY. No printed material will be provided with this class. You will receive a redemption code with instructions on how to download the eBook no later than 3 days before the class is scheduled to start. Please ensure this is complete before the class starts.
Provider:
VMware Learning
Overview:
This five-day, hands-on training course provides you with the knowledge, skills, and tools to achieve competency in configuring, operating, and troubleshooting VMware NSX-T™ Data Center for intrinsic security. In this course, you are introduced to all the security features in NSX-T Data Center, including distributed and gateway firewall, Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDS/IPS), VMware NSX® Intelligence™, and Network Detection and Response (NDR).

In addition, you are presented with common configuration issues and given a methodology to resolve them.

This course is also available in an On Demand format. For more information, select this link:  VMware NSX-T Data Center for Intrinsic Security [V3.1] - On Demand.

Product Alignment
•  VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.1

Objectives:   By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
•  Define information security related concepts
•  Explain different types of firewalls and their use cases
•  Describe the operation of Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention Systems
•  Describe the VMware intrinsic security portfolio
•  Implement Zero-Trust Security using VMware NSX® segmentation
•  Configure User and Role Management
•  Configure and troubleshoot Distributed Firewall, Identity Firewall, and time-based policies
•  Configure and troubleshoot Gateway Security
•  Use VMware vRealize® Log Insight™, VMware vRealize®  Network Insight™,  and NSX Intelligence to
   operate NSX firewalls and generate security recommendations
•  Explain security best practices related to grouping, tagging, and rule configuration
•  Describe North-South and East-West service insertion
•  Describe Endpoint Protection
•  Configure and troubleshoot Distributed IDS/IPS
•  Describe the capabilities of Network Detection and Response
 
Intended Audience:   •  Experienced security administrators
 
Prerequisites:   You should also have the following understanding or knowledge:
•  Good understanding of TCP/IP services and protocols
•  Knowledge and working experience of network security, including:
   • L2-L7 Firewalling
   • Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems
•  Knowledge and working experience of VMware vSphere® environments and KVM-based environments

The VMware Certified Technical Associate - Network Virtualization is recommended.
 
Outline:   1  Course Introduction
•  Introductions and course logistics
•  Course objectives

2  Security Basics
•  Define information security related concepts
•  Explain different types of firewalls and their use cases
•  Describe the operation of Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention Systems

3  VMware Intrinsic Security
•  Define VMware intrinsic security strategy
•  Describe VMware intrinsic security portfolio
•  Explain how NSX-T Data Center aligns in the intrinsic security strategy

4  Implementing Zero-Trust Security
•  Define Zero-Trust Security
•  Describe the five pillars of a Zero-Trust Architecture
•  Define NSX segmentation and its use cases
•  Describe the steps needed to enforce Zero-Trust with NSX segmentation

5  User and Role Management
•  Integrate NSX-T Data Center and VMware Identity Manager™
•  Integrate NSX-T Data Center and LDAP
•  Describe the native users and roles in NSX-T Data Center
•  Create and assign custom user roles

6  Distributed Firewall
•  Configure Distributed Firewall rules and policies
•  Describe the Distributed Firewall architecture
•  Troubleshoot common problems related to Distributed Firewall
•  Configure time-based policies
•  Configure Identity Firewall rules

7  Gateway Security
•  Configure gateway firewall rules and policies
•  Describe the architecture of the gateway firewall
•  Identify and troubleshoot common gateway firewall issues
•  Configure URL analysis and identify common configuration issues

8  Operating Internal Firewalls
•  Use vRealize Log Insight, vRealize Network Insight, and NSX Intelligence to operate NSX firewalls
•  Explain NSX Intelligence visualization and recommendation capabilities
•  Explain security best practices related to grouping, tagging, and rule configuration

9  Network Introspection
•  Explain network introspection
•  Describe the architecture and workflows of North-South and East-West service insertion
•  Troubleshoot North-South and East-West service insertion

10  Endpoint Protection
•  Explain Endpoint Protection
•  Describe the architecture and workflows of endpoint protection
•  Troubleshoot endpoint protection

11  Advanced Threat Prevention
•  Describe the MITRE ATT&CK Framework
•  Explain the different phases of a cyber attack
•  Describe how NSX security solutions can be used to protect against cyber attacks
•  Configure and troubleshoot Distributed IDS/IPS
•  Describe the capabilities of Network Detection and Response