F5 Networks Configuring BIG-IP AFM v12: Advanced Firewall Manager (F5-AFM-12)
Virtual ClassroomLearning Style
2 DaysCourse Duration
About Individual Course:
About this course:
Students are introduced to the AFM user interface, stepping through various options that demonstrate how AFM is configured to build a network firewall and to detect and protect against DoS (Denial of Service) attacks. Reporting and log facilities are also explained and used in the course labs. Further Firewall functionality and additional DoS facilities for DNS and SIP traffic are discussed.
The average salary for Network Engineer is $77,484 per year.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Installation and setup of the BIG-IP AFM system
- AFM network firewall concepts
- Network firewall options and modes
- Network firewall rules, policies, address/port lists , rule lists and schedules
- IP Intelligence facilities of dynamic black and white lists, IP reputation database and dynamic IP shunning.
- Detection and mitigation of DoS attacks
- Event logging of firewall rules and DoS attacks
- Reporting and notification facilities
- DoS Whitelists
- DoS Sweep/Flood
- DNS Firewall and DNS DoS
- SIP DoS
- Network Firewall and DoS iRules
- Various AFM component troubleshooting commands
This course is intended for:
- Network operators, network administrators, network engineers, network architects, security administrators, and security architects responsible for installation, setup, configuration, and administration of the BIG-IP Advanced Firewall Manager (AFM) system.
- Administering BIG-IP, OSI model, TCP/IP addressing and routing, WAN, LAN environments, and server redundancy concepts; or having achieved TMOS Administration Certification
Suggested prerequisites courses:
Virtual Instructed-Led Outline
Lesson 1 : Setting Up the BIG-IP System
Introducing the BIG-IP System
Lesson 2 : AFM Overview and Network Firewall
Lesson 3 : Logs
Lesson 4 : IP Intelligence
Lesson 5 : Device DoS
Lesson 6 : Reports
Lesson 7 : DoS White Lists
Lesson 8 : DoS Sweep Flood Protection
Lesson 9 : IP Intelligence Shun
IP Intelligence Shun
Lesson 10 : DNS Firewall
Lesson 11 : DNS DoS
Lesson 12 : SIP DoS
Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
Lesson 13 : Network Firewall iRules
Network Firewall iRules
Lesson 14 : DoS iRules
Lesson 15 : Additional Training and Certification
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