Reference : © CISCO SESA v2.1
Duration : 3 days
SESA v2.1 is a comprehensive three-day hands-on training course that prepares students to install, configure, operate, maintain and perform basic troubleshooting of the Cisco Email Security Appliance (ESA) and to maintain email security in small to medium-sized and enterprise deployments. During the course, students will learn how to install, configure, operate, maintain, administer, and troubleshoot the Cisco Email Security Appliance. Students will also be provided with in-depth instruction on the ESA’s features, learn advanced Internet email security concepts, and gain an understanding of how to customize ESA configurations for their organizational needs.
The course provides students with practical activities that will prepare them to configure, administer, and conduct troubleshooting tasks on a secure email network in SMB and enterprise installations.
|Languages||These scheduled public sessions are offered in English or in French (FR). The educational material is in English.|
Attendees should possess the following background knowledge and skills:
After completing this course, students will have knowledge of the following:
Module 1 - Introduction & System Overview
Module 2 - Tracking and Reporting Messages
Module 3 - Controlling Sender & Recipient Domains
Module 4 - Controlling Spam with SenderBase & Antispam
Module 5 - Using Antivirus & Virus Outbreak Filters
Module 6 - Using Mail Policies to Direct Business Email
Module 7 - Using System Quarantines and Delivery Methods
Module 8 - Using Content Filters for Specific Business Needs
Module 9 - Encrypting Outbound Email
Module 10 - Troubleshooting
Module 11 - System Administration
Module 12 - Configuring LDAP Queries
This module focuses directly on common LDAP configurations and issues. A brief overview of LDAP is provided to give those new to LDAP some familiarity, but the bulk of the module assumes a basic understanding of LDAP terms and concepts. Active Directory is emphasized in a number of case studies to highlight the various installation choices. These include addressing the use of the ESA against multiple directories in a heterogeneous enterprise.
Module 13 - Message Filters (Advanced Policy)
This module focuses on advanced filter options with specific emphasis on creating, troubleshooting, simplification/streamlining and regular expressions. Helpful tips and tricks for both Message and Content filters are covered. Extensive hands on exercises are designed to give the students practice working with the CLI, as well as practical experience troubleshooting and examining logs.
Module 14: Email Authentication
Lab 1-1: Configuring LDAP Accept
Lab 1-2: Configuring SMTP Call-Ahead
Lab 1-3: Accommodating Multiple Domains Using LDAP Accept Bypass and Domain
Lab 1-4: Controlling Mail Policies with LDAP Group Queries
Lab 2-1: Redirecting Your Mail with Message Filters
Lab 2-2: Removing Header Information from Outbound Email with Message Filters
Lab 2-3: Removing File Attachments with Message Filters
Lab 3-1: Encrypting with TLS
Lab 4-1: Domain Keys Identified Mail
Lab 4-2: SIDF and SPF Verification