WatchGuard Network Security Essentials Training

Duration: 4 Days


Network Security Essentials is intended for moderately experienced network administrators, a basic
understanding of TCP/IP networking is required. No previous experience with network security,
WatchGuard System Manager, or WatchGuard hardware devices is required.

Class Summary:
This class is designed for IT professionals who are looking to understand WatchGuard Firewalls and all of the security services that are included, this class will cover the configuration and management of the following:

  • WatchGuard Firebox Configuration and Installation
  • Networking and NAT Methods (Network Address Translation)
  • Creating Fireware Policies and Proxies – HTTP, HTTPS, DNS, FTP and TCP
  • Deep Packet Inspection over HTTPS
  • Branch Office VPN Configuration
  • Mobile User VPN’s – IKEv2, SSL, L2TP, iOS, and IPSEC (Mobile User)
  • Web Traffic and WebBlocker Policy Implementation
  • SMTP and SPAMBlocker Policy and Quarantine Setup
  • Threat Detection and Response (TDR)
  • Reputation Enabled Defense (RED)
  • Botnet Detection
  • Application Blocker
  • Intrusion Prevention (IPS)
  • Geolocation Capabilities
  • DNSWatch
  • Gateway Antivirus Configuration (GAV and Cylance AV)
  • WatchGuard Dimension and Dimension Command
  • WatchGuard Monitoring, Logging and Reporting
  • WatchGuard Web User Interface
  • WatchGuard Mobile Management Capabilities (MDM)
  • Authentication – Active Directory, Firebox DB, RADIUS, SecureID and LDAP
  • Threat Protection
  • Ransomware Protection
  • Support and Troubleshooting

Verus Corporation
201 85th Avenue NW
Minneapolis, MN 55433-6004

To register, please email with the subject “Fireware Training,” or call 763.354.2200 with any questions.

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