Check Point Cyber Security Engineering

  • Tuition USD $3,000
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 839 Ratings
  • Course Code CCSE R80.10
  • Duration 3 days
  • Available Formats Classroom

Check Point Security Engineering (R77.30 GAiA) is an advanced course that provides you training on how to effectively build, modify, deploy, and troubleshoot Check Point Security systems on the GAiA OS. You will learn about firewall processes, user and kernel processing, and Stateful Inspection. Labs include configuring security gateways, implementing VPNs, and performing advanced troubleshooting tasks on the firewall.

Skills Gained

Students will learn the skills necessary to work with Check Point Security Engineering featuring R77 GAiA and will gain experience with:

  • Check Point firewall technology
  • Troubleshooting Check Point firewall technology
  • Advanced upgrading concepts and practices
  • Clustering firewall, management concepts, and practices
  • Software acceleration features
  • Advanced VPN concepts and implementations
  • Reporting tools, deployment options, and features

Who Can Benefit

This course is recommended for Systems Administrators, Network Engineers, Support Analysts and any other IT professional seeking CCSE certification.

Prerequisites

Prior to taking this course, it is recommended that learners possess the following:

  • Knowledge of network security
  • An understanding of UNIX and Windows operating systems, certificate management, system administration, networking (TCP/IP)
  • A Check Point Security Administration course or CCSA certification

Course Details

Course Outline

  • Perform a backup of a Security Gateway and Management Server using your understanding of the differences between backups, snapshots and update-exports
  • Upgrade and troubleshoot a Management Server using a database migration
  • Upgrade and troubleshoot a clustered Security Gateway deployment
  • Use knowledge of Security Gateway infrastructures, chain modules, packet flow and kernel tables to perform debugs on firewall processes
  • Build, test, and troubleshoot a ClusterXL Load Sharing deployment on an enterprise network
  • Build, test, and troubleshoot a ClusterXL High Availability deployment on an enterprise network
  • Build, test, and troubleshoot a management HA deployment on an enterprise network
  • Configure, maintain, and troubleshoot SecureXL and CoreXL
  • acceleration solutions on the corporate network traffic to ensure noted performance enhancement
  • Using an external user database (such as LDAP), configure User Directory to incorporate user information for authentication services on the network
  • Manage internal and external user access to resources for remote access or across a VPN
  • Troubleshoot user access issues found when implementing Identity Awareness
  • Troubleshoot a site-to-site or certificate-based VPN on a corporate gateway using IKE View, VPN log files, and command-line debug tools
  • Optimize VPN performance and availability by using link selection and multiple entry point solutions
  • Manage and test corporate VPN tunnels to allow for greater monitoring and scalability with multiple tunnels defined in a community, including other VPN providers
  • Create events (or use existing event definitions) to generate reports on specific network traffic using SmartReporter and SmartEvent to provide industry-compliance information to management
  • Troubleshoot report generation given command-line tools and debug-file information

Hands On Labs

  • Lab 1: Upgrade to Check Point R77
  • Lab 2: Core CLI elements of firewall administration Lab 3: Migrate to a clustering solution
  • Lab 4: Configure SmartDashboard to interface with Active Directory Lab 5: Configure site-to-site VPNS with third-party certificates
  • Lab 6: Remote access with Endpoint Security VPN Lab 7: SmartEvent and SmartReporter
  • Lab 1: Upgrade to Check Point R77
  • Lab 2: Core CLI elements of firewall administration
  • Lab 3: Migrate to a clustering solution
  • Lab 4: Configure SmartDashboard to interface with Active Directory Lab 5: Configure site-to-site VPNS with third-party certificates
  • Lab 6: Remote access with Endpoint Security VPN Lab 7: SmartEvent and SmartReporter

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When does class start/end?

Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?

Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.

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Very well organized training material. The instruction was knowledgeable and ready to help or answer questions.

Excellent facilities, excellent staff.. and the coffee is good too! Thanks for helping to advance my career and the career of my colleagues!

I am very satisfied with the course and teacher(Bill), and with the given option I will play with labs more after the class is over. Thank you

Sean Mohseni, was an excellent instructor able to work with different learner profiles, and his industry knowledge is very well versed, which delivered incredible opportunity for knowledge transfer!

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