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Sophos Training Course Overview

Go for the Sophos Training if you have in-depth knowledge of networking, working knowledge of Windows networking and Microsoft Active Directory! At Multisoft Systems, this course is designed by highly skilled subject matter experts. This course will help you in demonstrating core configuration concepts, Sophos Firewall's key capabilities, and troubleshooting Sophos XG Firewall products.

Are you an IT Manager, IT Administrator, Network Administrator, Security Administrator, Network Engineer, Security Engineer, Security Analyst, System Administrator, Security Consultant, Cybersecurity professional, or Network Security Professional with the capabilities of configuring and managing network gateway devices? If yes, we, at Multisoft Systems, are inviting you to get the Sophos Course designed by highly skilled subject matter experts.

This course will help you in demonstrating Sophos Firewall's key capabilities and core configuration concepts, supporting and troubleshooting Sophos XG Firewall product. Based on use-cases/projects, hands-on labs, and exercises, the offered course will also teach you the techniques of creating Network Firewall Rules, installing the SSL CA Certificates, managing security events, restoring the system, viewing, manage, and interpreting logs. To pursue this course, you need to carry in-depth knowledge of networking, working knowledge of Windows networking and Microsoft Active Directory.

Sophos Course Objectives:
  • How to recognize the primary technical capabilities?
  • How protection can be given against threats?
  • How to complete common configuration tasks?
  • How to manage security events, restore the system, view, manage, and interpret logs?
  • How to manage reports amidst other things?
Sophos Online Training
  • Recorded Videos After Training
  • Digital Learning Material
  • Instructor Led training
  • Course Completion Certificate
  • Learn from Industry Experts
  • 24x7 After Training Support
Target Audience
  • Network Administrators
  • Security Administrators
  • IT Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Security Engineers
  • Security Analysts
  • System Administrators
  • Security Consultants
  • IT managers
  • Cybersecurity professionals
  • Network Security Professionals
  • Carry adequate knowledge of networking Know how to configure and manage network gateway devices Working knowledge of Windows networking and Microsoft Active Directory Understand the practices of security and able to set up a Windows server
Sophos Course Certification
  • Multisoft Systems will provide you with a training completion certificate after completing this Sophos Training.

Sophos Training Course Content

Module 1: XG Firewall Overview

  • Identify the features of the XG Firewall and how the protection against common
  • Identify the deployment options available for the XG Firewall
  • Identify the add-ons for central management and reporting
  • Register for a Sophos Central evaluation 

Module 2: Beginning with XG Firewall

  • Identify the deployment modes of the XG Firewall
  • Configure an XG Firewall using the Initial Setup Wizard
  • Navigate the WebAdmin
  • Manage objects
  • Explain what zones are, and identify the default system zones
  • Configure basic networking
  • Manage device access and certificates
  • Manage device access and certificates
  • Configure static routing
  • Use the Initial Setup Wizard to configure a Sophos XG Firewall
  • Configure a new Sophos XG Firewall by importing a configuration backup
  • Navigate the WebAdmin
  • Configure Zones and Interfaces
  • Create Static Routes
  • Create Definitions
  • Configure DNS Request Routes
  • Import CA Certificates
  • Create a Configuration Backup
  • Restore a configuration backup to an XG Firewall 

Module 3: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Network Protection

  • Identify the different types of firewalls and understand the purpose of each
  • Create and manage firewall rules
  • Configure and apply intrusion prevention policies
  • Configure DoS & Spoof Protection
  • Enable Security Heartbeat and apply restrictions in firewall rules
  • Configure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Configure Logging
  • Create Network Firewall Rules
  • Install the SSL CA Certificates
  • Install Sophos Central
  • Publish Servers Using Business Application Rules
  • Configure IPS Policies
  • Enable Advanced Threat Protection
  • Enable DoS (Denial of Service) and Spoof Protection
  • Configure Security Heartbeat 

Module 4: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Site-to-Site Connections

  • Explain the VPN options available for site-to-site connections
  • Configure an IPsec site-to-site VPN using the wizard
  • Configure an SSL VPN
  • Explain the deployment modes for RED
  • Configure and deploy REDs
  • Create an SSL site-to-site VPN
  • Create an IPsec site-to-site VPN

Module 5: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Authentication

  • Identify the supported authentication sources and enable them for services on the XG Firewall
  • Explain the types of users on the XG Firewall and know when to use them
  • Configure NTLM authentication for the web proxy
  • Install and configure STAS for single sign-on
  • Create identity-based policies
  • Enable and use one-time passwords (OTP)
  • Create an Active Directory Authentication Server
  • Configure Single Sign-On Using STAS
  • Create User-based policies
  • Configure One Time Passwords 

Module 6: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Web Protection and Application Control

  • Configure Web Protection Policies
  • Identify the activities that can be used to control web traffic
  • Create keyword content filters
  • Configure Surfing Quotas
  • Configure Traffic Quotas
  • Configure Application Filters
  • Categorize applications using Synchronized App Control
  • Create Custom Web Categories and User Activities
  • Create a Content Filter
  • Create a Custom Web Policy
  • Create a Surfing Quota for Guest Users
  • Create an Application Filter Policy 

Module 7: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Email Protection

  • Identify the two deployment modes for Email Protection and their differences
  • Configure global settings include relay settings
  • Configure SMTP policies for MTA mode and legacy mode
  • Configure policies for client protocols
  • Create Data Control Lists and use them in policy
  • Configure encryption using SPX
  • Manage the quarantine using digests and the User Portal
  • Enable and Configure Quarantine Digests
  • Configure an Email Protection policy
  • Configure Data Control and SPX Encryption
  • User Quarantine Management 

Module 8: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Wireless Protection

  • Identify the access points available and the differences between them
  • Configure wireless networks
  • Explain the different security mode
  • Deploy wireless access points and assign wireless networks
  • Configure hotspots for wireless networks
  • Create a hotspot 

Module 9: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Remote Access

  • Configure remote access using SSL VPN
  • Configure Clientless Access via the User Portal
  • Configure remote access for mobile devices
  • Configure an SSL Remote Access VPN 

Module 10: Configuring & TroubleShooting of Logging and Reporting

  • Customize and run reports
  • Schedule reports
  • Use the Log Viewer to monitor the XG Firewall
  • Configure logging
  • Identify and use diagnostic and troubleshooting tools on the XG Firewall
  • Run, Customize and Schedule Reports
  • View Sandstorm Activity
  • Use SF Loader Tools
  • Connection Table
  • Packet Capture
  • Dropped Packet Capture 


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Free Sophos Training Assessment

This assessment tests understanding of course content through MCQ and short answers, analytical thinking, problem-solving abilities, and effective communication of ideas. Some Multisoft Assessment Features :

  • User-friendly interface for easy navigation
  • Secure login and authentication measures to protect data
  • Automated scoring and grading to save time
  • Time limits and countdown timers to manage duration.
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  • Course ID & Course Name
  • Certificate with Date of Issuance
  • Name and Digital Signature of the Awardee
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Sophos Training FAQ's

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It is a business antivirus package with strong central management. However, Sophos Home is the version that is used for personal use.

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