Duration:

3 Days

Who Should Attend

  • Anyone seeking to acquire the knowledge and skills on how to maintain, optimize, and troubleshoot a Cisco ESA
  • Enterprise messaging managers and system administrators
  • Email system designers and architects
  • Network managers responsible for messaging implementation

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Prerequisites

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • TCP/IP fundamentals
  • Experience with Internet-based messaging, including Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), Internet message formats, and Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) message formats

Course Content

Securing Email with Cisco Email Security Appliance (SESA) v2.0 is a three-day instructor Led course that is designed to help learners understand how to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot the appliance. The objective of the course is to teach network professionals how to configure, administer, monitor, and conduct basic troubleshooting of the Cisco Email Security Appliance (Cisco ESA) in small to medium-sized business and enterprise installations. This course reinforces instruction by providing hand-on labs to ensure that the learners thoroughly understand how to secure a network.

Course Objectives

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • Reviewing the Cisco ESA
  • Installing the Cisco ESA
  • Administering the Cisco ESA
  • Controlling sender and recipient domains
  • Controlling spam with Cisco SensorBase and antispam
  • Using antivirus and outbreak filters
  • Using mail policies
  • Using content filters
  • Preventing data loss
  • Using LDAP
  • Using authentication and encryption
  • Using message filters
  • Using system quarantines and delivery methods
  • Clustering
  • Troubleshooting

Course Outline

This subtopic provides an overview of how the course is organized. The course contains these components:

  • Course Introduction
  • Reviewing the Cisco ESA
  • Installing the Cisco ESA
  • Administering the Cisco ESA
  • Controlling sender and recipient domains
  • Controlling spam with Cisco SensorBase and antispam
  • Using antivirus and outbreak filters
  • Using mail policies
  • Using content filters
  • Preventing data loss
  • Using LDAP
  • Using authentication and encryption
  • Using message filters
  • Using system quarantines and delivery methods
  • Clustering
  • Troubleshooting