Course Overview

Palo Alto Networks® Traps™ Advanced Endpoint Protection prevents sophisticated vulnerability exploits and unknown malware-driven attacks. Traps accomplishes this through a highly scalable, lightweight agent that uses an innovative new approach for defeating attacks without requiring any prior knowledge of the threat itself.

2 days
  • Successful completion of this two-day, instructor-led course equips the student to install Traps in basic configurations.

    Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

    • Learn how Traps protects against exploits and malware-driven attacks
    • Install and configure the Endpoint Security Manager (ESM) and Traps endpoint components; build rules; enable and disable process protections
    • Integrate Traps with Palo Alto Networks WildFire™, which provides prevention and detection of zero-day malware
  • This class is comprised of ten modules focusing on equipping the student to build a basic Traps deployment.

    • Module 0: Course Introduction
    • Module 1: Traps Overview
    • Module 2: Installing Traps
    • Module 3: Malicious Software Overview
    • Module 4: Consoles Overview
    • Module 5: Traps Protection against Exploits
    • Module 6: Traps Protection against Malware
    • Module 7: Prevention Event Exceptions
    • Module 8: Managing Traps
    • Module 9: Traps Forensics
    • Module 10: Basic Traps Troubleshooting
  • Students must have Windows system administration skills and familiarity with enterprise security concepts.

    • Security Engineers
    • System Administrators
    • Technical Support Engineers