F5V12AFM: F5 Networks Configuring BIG-IP AFM v12: Advanced Firewall Manager

Start Date Time Days Price GTR Availability
June 21, 2017 10:00 (EST) 2 $2,600.00 Register
August 16, 2017 10:00 (EST) 2 $2,600.00 Register
October 18, 2017 10:00 (EST) 2 $2,600.00 Register
December 06, 2017 10:00 (EST) 2 $2,600.00 Register

Overview:

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.

 

Pre-requisite(s):

Administering BIG-IP, OSI model, TCP/IP addressing and routing, WAN, LAN environments, and server redundancy concepts; or having achieved TMOS Administration Certification

 

Audience:

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.

 

Outline:

 

Lesson 1: Setting Up the BIG-IP System

Introducing the BIG-IP System
Initially Setting Up the BIG-IP System
Archiving the BIG-IP Configuration
Leveraging F5 Support Resources and Tools

 

Lesson 2: AFM Overview and Network Firewall

AFM Overview
AFM Release History
AFM Availability
What do you see?
Terminology
Network Firewall
AFM Contexts
AFM Modes
AFM Packet Processing
AFM Rules and Direction
Rules Contexts and Processing
Configuring Network Firewall
Network Firewall Rules
Geolocation
Redundant and Conflicting Rules
Stale Rules
Lists and Schedules
Rule Lists
Address Lists
Port Lists
Schedules
Policies
Policy Status and Firewall Policy Management
Inline Rule Editor

 

Lesson 3: Logs

Event Logs
Logging Profiles
Log Throttling
Traffic Flow Statistics
Logging and Logging Profiles
BIG-IP Logging Mechanisms
Publisher
Log Destination
Custom Search
Logging Global Rule Events
Log Configuration Changes
QKView
Other Log Files
SNMP MIB
SNMP Traps

 

Lesson 4: IP Intelligence

Overview
Architecture
Feature 1 Dynamic Black and White Lists
Black List Categories
Feed Lists
IP Intelligence Policies
IP Intelligence Log Profile
IP Intelligence Reporting
Troubleshooting IP Intelligence Lists
Feature 2 IP Intelligence Database
Licensing
Installation
Configuration
Troubleshooting
IP Intelligence

 

Lesson 5: Device DoS

Policies
Policy Status and Firewall Policy Management
Inline Rule Editor

 

Lesson 6: Reports

Reports
Reporting
General Reporting Facilities
Charts
Details
Report Export
Network Screens
DoS Screens
Settings
Overview
Summary
Widgets
Time Periods, Settings, Export, and Delete Options
Firewall Manager

 

Lesson 7: DoS White Lists

White Lists
Configuration
tmsh

 

Lesson 8: DoS Sweep Flood Protection

Sweep Flood
Configuration

 

Lesson 9: IP Intelligence Shun

IP Intelligence Shun
Manual
Dynamic
IP Intelligence Policy
tmsh
Troubleshooting

 

Lesson 10: DNS Firewall

DNS Firewall
DNS Query
DNS Opcodes
Troubleshooting

 

Lesson 11: DNS DoS

DNS DoS
DoS Protection Profile
Device DoS

 

Lesson 12: SIP DoS

Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
Transactions and Dialogs
SIP DoS
DoS Protection Profile
Device DoS
SIP iRules

 

Lesson 13: Network Firewall iRules

Network Firewall iRules
iRule Events
Use Cases
Recommended Practice
More Information

 

Lesson 14: DoS iRules

DoS iRules
iRule Events
Use Cases
More Information

 

Lesson 15: Additional Training and Certification

Getting Started Series Web-Based Training
F5 Instructor Led Training Curriculum
F5 Professional Certification Program