IU Web Application Security 13.0 Course Overview

IU Web Application Security 13.0 training course is designed for security administrators, security analysts, security engineers, and Web application developers who are responsible for securing and monitoring Web applications with SecureSphere.

This is a Rare Course and it can be take up to 3 weeks to arrange the training.

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  • 2. Can you only spend 4-hours per day?
  • 3. Do you want to start training immediately?
  • If your answer is yes to any one of the above, you need 1-on-1- Training
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Your will learn:

Module 1: Lab Environment and SecureSphere Web UI
  • Review the SecureSphere Architecture
  • Become familiar with the presentation of the training materials.
  • Learn to use the Imperva training portal to find supplemental course materials.
  • Become familiar with the lab environment, topology, and user accounts.
  • Become familiar with the SecureSphere Web UI’s major components and navigating the Web UI.
  • Set password strength requirements.
  • Enable users to enter comments when making changes to security policies.
  • Create SecureSphere user accounts and roles.
  • Configure Active Directory authentication.
  • Update ADC content.
  • Create a Site.
  • Create a Server Group
  • Create a Service and default Application
  • Discover and secure previously unknown servers on the network.
  • Add discovered servers to a Site
  • Configure Forwarded Connections (Load Balanced Traffic)
  • Install Protected Web Servers’ SSL Keys
  • Configure Data Masking
  • Configure Web Error Pages
  • Create and Configure Web Applications as needed.
  • Direct HTTP client traffic to the appropriate Web Application
  • Adjust initial learning thresholds so that SecureSphere more accurately profile web traffic.
  • Define, compare, and contrast Action Interfaces, Action Sets, and Followed Actions.
  • Explain placeholders, and where to find complete details regarding them.
  • Create Email, FTP, Syslog, etc., Action Interfaces as needed.
  • Create Email, FTP, Syslog, etc., Action Sets as needed.
  • Use Followed Actions to implement Action Sets on system administration jobs.
  • Given different types of Web attacks, configure appropriate polices to defend Web applications.
  • Implement Followed Actions in Security Policies
  • Configure and apply:
  • Explain the factors that determine when to use modify a built-in policy, and when to create a copy of a built-in policy and modify it instead.
  • Describe the components of the Web Application Profile.
  • Explain how the Web Application Profile learns and protects web applications.
  • Define and explain how application activity is mapped to the profile application mapping.
  • Identify common web application components used in the learning process
  • Define and explain how web application user tracking operates.
  • Explain how to select Web Profile Policy rules for the protected web application.
  • Identify and configure appropriate ThreatRadar feeds to help secure web applications
  • Identify when to use and how to configure TR Reputation Services.
  • Identify when to use and how to configure ThreatRadar Bot Protection.
  • Identify when to use and how to configure Intelligence (Community Defense)
  • Use the Monitoring Dashboard to view a summary of current Violations and Alerts.
  • Perform detailed analysis of Alerts and Violations to identify false positives, attacks, and tuning opportunities
  • Use the “Add as Exception” and “add to profile” buttons to tune policies and profiles
  • Manage the workflow of Security Monitoring by using SecureSphere’s Alert Flags
  • Describe the features of SecureSphere’s Report Settings.
  • Describe how to work with report Keywords.
  • Create reports of various types, including System Events, Configuration, and Alerts reports.
  • Schedule Reports and the Reports Archive job
  • Create security-focused reports, such as Daily or Weekly Top 10 Alert reports.
  • Use Reports to identify where to tune SecureSphere.
  • Use the Profile Optimization Wizard to help tune Profiles.
  • Explain the impact and trade-offs of various Profile tuning options
  • Examine multiple ways to tune Security Policies.
  • Configure SecureSphere to enforce the tuned configuration.
  • Move SecureSphere from Simulation to Active Blocking mode.
  • Verify the non-default error page is working
  • Identify and manage Followed Action Block events.
  • Configure additional Web Error Page Groups as needed
  • Select the appropriate reverse proxy mode based on deployment requirements for URL rewriting, cookie signing, SSL termination, and/or response rewriting.
  • Configure Reverse Proxy mode settings.
  • Configure and apply SSL Cipher Suites to inbound and outbound proxy rules
  • Create and configure default and custom web error pages for use in security policies.
  • Configure URL rewrite and redirection rules.
  • Configure SecureSphere to work with SSL Client Certificates
  • Configure a Site Hierarchy to protect a Web Application.
  • Mask sensitive data, such as credit card numbers, so they are not exposed.
  • Configure SecureSphere’s Web Application profiles and map web traffic to appropriate Web Applications.
  • Configure SecureSphere to properly support and inspect traffic that is load balanced or proxied before reaching the protected web servers
  • Automate and archive regular SecureSphere system backups
  • Configure SecureSphere to protect web servers against data leakage
  • Configure SecureSphere to share information with external monitoring servers, such as a syslog server
  • Perform Security Tuning to optimize SecureSphere’s configuration.
  • Create a variety of reports.
  • Find and protect unexpected / rogue servers on the network.
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Course Prerequisites
  • Basic knowledge of application layer security concepts, application layer Web, and/or database protocols.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML and HTTP
  • How to configure SecureSphere for an on premises Web Application Firewall including ThreatRadar subscription services.
  • How to evaluate the configuration of the Web Application Firewall to ensure it is monitoring protected assets you have identified.
  • How to implement detection and protection controls using Policies and Followed Actions
  • How to configure Web Profiling.
  • How to analyze Violations and Alerts.
  • How to perform best practice tuning tasks.
  • How to configure Active Blocking and error pages.
  • How to integrate external web scanner data with SecureSphere and manage identified vulnerabilities.
  • How and why to configure SecureSphere Web Gateway to work in a Reverse Proxy deployment mode.

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