Palo Alto : Optimizing Threat Prevention (EDU-214)
 /  Palo Alto : Optimizing Threat Prevention (EDU-214)

The Palo Alto Networks Firewall 9.0: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention (EDU-214) course is four days of instructor-led training that emphasizes the PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities. After completing this course, you should be able to:

▪ Describe the cyber-attack lifecycle and recognize common forms of attack

▪ Describe PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities

▪ Use firewall logs and reports to make better configuration decisions

▪ Configure the firewall to detect, block, and record threats

Course Objectives

Successful completion of this four-day, instructor-led course should enhance the student’s understanding of how to better configure, manage, and monitor PAN-OS® threat prevention features. The student will get hands-on experience configuring, managing, and monitoring threat prevention features in a lab environment.


Course level: Intermediate

Course duration: 4 days

Course format: Combines lecture and hands-on labs

Platform support: Palo Alto Networks next-generation enterprise firewalls running the PAN-OS® operating system

Module 1: The Cyber-Attack Lifecycle

Module 6: Creating Custom Threat Signatures

Module 2: Blocking Packet- and Protocol-Based Attacks

Module 7: Blocking Threats in Encrypted Traffic

Module 3: Blocking Threats from Known-Bad Sources

Module 8: Blocking Threats in Allowed Traffic

Module 4: Blocking Threats Using App-ID

Module 9: Blocking Threats from Stolen Credentials

Module 5: Blocking Threats Using Custom Applications

Module 10: Viewing Threat and Traffic Information

Security Engineers, Security Administrators, Security Operations Specialists, Security Analysts, Network Engineers, and Support Staff


Participants must complete the Firewall 9.0 Essentials: Configuration and Management course, or have equivalent experience. Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing.

  • 6 – 9 Apr 2020
  • 27 – 30 Jul 2020
  • 21 – 24 Dec 2020

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  • Duration 4 Days

Course Fee


Course Fee USD 2,400.00
Course Fee after GST USD 2,568.00
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