Cisco/Pfsense and Security Onion


Pfsense Overview

Course Objective:

This Course is Designed to help you manage and maintain your network using PfSense as one of the core elements. This class will allow you to take part in instructor-led, real-world scenarios using virtual interactive lab environments. Each session combines classroom instruction with tailored, hands-on experiences, in live network environments. When it's over, you walk away with practical skills applicable to the real world. Instructors with extensive networking and PfSense-specific experience will lead you through this journey. All training materials are provided.

What will you learn

  • How to configure fundamental elements in the Course
  • You’ll learn about PfSense.
  • Gain an understanding of what PfSense is, its key features and advantages.
  • You will learn how to configure PfSense as a firewall and create and manage firewall rules.
  • Besides that, secure remote connectivity is also a critical feature for many businesses and professionals.
  • You will dive into configuring PfSense a free and robust remote connectivity solutions using OpenVPN and IPSec
  • Finally, you’ll learn how to configure and integrate PfSense as a Squid proxy server.
  • Security Onion will Cover NMS Topic for Snort
  • Installation and Configuration of Snort in Security Onion

Pre-requisite

  • Basic knowledge about networking concepts
  • Basic knowledge about IT and security protocols
  • Basic knowledge about remote connectivity mechanisms like VPN
  • Desire to learn something new and make this world a better and safe place

Duration

Delivery method can be Classroom and Online

Duration of Training: 5 Days

 

Course Outline

Advanced Pfsense:- 3 Day’s

Module 1: Pfsense, The Basics

We cover installation, configuration, GUI, backup, restore, upgrades and interfaces.

 

Module 2: The Firewall

Basic rules, aliases, best practices, interface grouping, and advanced firewall options.

 

Module 3: Nat 101

Interaction with firewall rules, port forwards, 1:1 NAT, and outbound network address translation.

 

Module 4: Services

DHCP and relay, DNS forwarding, dynamic DNS, SNMP, NTP server, Wake on LAN

 

Module 5: HAProxy

· Use cases for HAProxy

· How it works and key concepts

· How to do SSL offloading

· How to do URL Switching

· Proper health checking and server pool configuration

· Demonstration of complete configuration

 

Cryptography and VPN:- 1 Day

Module 1: Cryptography

· Cryptography Overview

· Crypto Core

· Encryption

· Hashing with HMAC

· Digital Signature

· Digital Certificate

· Next Generation Cryptography Algorithm

 

Module 2: Site to Site VPN

Overview, selecting the appropriate VPN, remote access with IPsec, OpenVPN and PPTP, Site to Site with IPsec and OpenVPN.

 

IPS and IDS Using Snort:- 1 Day

Module 1: Security Onion Overview

 

Module 2: IPS and IDS Using Snort

· Installing and configuring Snort

· How Snort works

· Understanding Snort rules

· Tuning Snort to remove false-positives

· Demonstration of complete configuration


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Course Details Schedule
Live Virtual Classroom (Instructor-Led)

Fee : 1,500 (Includes Taxes) 
9 AM - 5 PM (Flexible Time Slots for 4 hours option)






March
8 Hours/Day
07-11
08-12
07-18
08-19
April
8 Hours/Day
05-09
11-15
12-16
19-23
05-16
11-22
12-23
19-30
May
8 Hours/Day
03-07
09-13
10-14
17-21
03-14
09-20
10-21
17-28
Client's Location
As per mutual convenience

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Course Prerequisites

  • Basic knowledge about networking concepts
  • Basic knowledge about IT and security protocols
  • Basic knowledge about remote connectivity mechanisms like VPN
  • Desire to learn something new and make this world a better and safe place