The Web Security appliance is a robust, secure, efficient device that protects corporate networks against web-based malware and spyware programs that can compromise corporate security and expose intellectual property. The Web Security appliance includes protection for standard communication protocols, such as HTTP, HTTPS, and FTP.Malware (malicious software) is software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system without the owners consent. It can be any kind of hostile, intrusive, or annoying software or program code. Web-based malware includes spyware, system monitors, adware, phishing and pharming techniques, keystroke (key) loggers, browser hijackers, trojan horses, and more.Web-based malware is a rapidly growing threat, responsible for significant corporate downtime, productivity losses and major strains on IT resources. Additionally, companies run the risk of violating compliance and data privacy regulations if their networks become compromised by malware. Companies run the risk of expensive legal costs and exposure of intellectual property.
Prior to attending our CISCO WSA Course Training, students should be familiar with:Knowledge of TCP/IP services, including Domain Name Server (DNS), Secure Shell (SSH), FTP, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), HTTP, and HTTPS is assumed. - ICND2 RecommendedExperience with IP Routing
Describe the Cisco WSAInstall and verify the WSADeploy proxy services for the WSAUtilize authentication with the WSAConfigure various policies for the WSAEnforce acceptable use using the WSADefend against malwareConfigure data securityDescribe Cisco Cloud Web SecurityUse Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility ClientPerform Administration and Troubleshooting of WSA's