Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Administering Splunk Enterprise Security


DURACIÓN: 24 Hours (3 días)

Precio: €1.500,00


This 13.5 hour course prepares architects and systems administrators to install and configure Splunk Enterprise Security (ES). It covers ES event processing and normalization, deployment requirements, technology add-ons, dashboard dependencies, data models, managing risk, and customizing threat intelligence.


  • Examine how ES functions including data models, correlation searches, notable events and dashboard
  • Create custom correlation searches
  • Customize the Investigation Workbench
  • Learn how to install or upgrade ES
  • Learn the steps to setting up inputs using technology add-ons
  • Fine tune ES Global Settings
  • Customize risk and configure threat intelligence

Requisitos Previos

To be successful, students should have a solid understanding of the following:

  • Splunk Enterprise System Administration
  • Splunk Enterprise Data Administration

OR the following single-subject courses:

  • What Is Splunk?
  • Intro to Splunk
  • Using Fields
  • Scheduling Reports and Alerts
  • Visualizations
  • Leveraging Lookups and Subsearches
  • Search Under the Hood
  • Introduction to Knowledge Objects
  • Creating Knowledge Objects
  • Creating Field Extractions
  • Enriching Data with Lookups
  • Data Models
  • Introduction to Dashboards
  • Dynamic Dashboards
  • Students should also have completed the following courses:

    • Splunk System Administration
    • Splunk Data Administration
    • Programa

      Module 1 – Introduction to ES

      • Review how ES functions
      • Understand how ES uses data models
      • Configure ES roles and permissions

      Module 2 – Security Monitoring

      • Customize the Security Posture and Incident Review dashboards 
      • Create ad hoc notable events 
      • Create notable event suppressions

      Module 3 – Risk-Based Alerting

      • Explain Risk-Based Alerting 
      • Explain risk scores 
      • Review the Risk Analysis dashboard 
      • Use annotations

      Module 4 – Incident Investigation

      • Review the Investigations dashboard 
      • Customize the Investigation Workbench 
      • Manage investigations

      Module 5 – Installation

      • Prepare a Splunk environment for installation 
      • Download and install ES on a search head 
      • Test a new install 
      • Post-install configuration tasks

      Module 6 – Initial Configuration

      • Set general configuration options 
      • Add external integrations 
      • Configure local domain information 
      • Customize navigation
      • Configure Key Indicator searches

      Module 7 – Validating ES Data

      • Verify data is correctly configured for use in ES 
      • Validate normalization configurations 
      • Install additional add-ons

      Module 8 – Custom Add-ons

      • Design a new add-on for custom data 
      • Use the Add-on Builder to build a new add-on

      Module 9 – Tuning Correlation Searches

      • Configure correlation search scheduling and sensitivity
      • Tune ES correlation searches

      Module 10 – Creating Correlation Searches

      • Create a custom correlation search 
      • Manage adaptive responses 
      • Export/Import content

      Module 11 – Asset & Identity Management

      • Review the Asset and Identity Management interface 
      • Describe Asset and Identity KV Store collections 
      • Configure and add asset and identity lookups to the interface 
      • Configure settings and fields for asset and identity lookups 
      • Explain the asset and identity merge process 
      • Describe the process for retrieving LDAP data for an asset or identity lookup

      Module 12 – Manage Threat Intelligence

      • Understand and configure threat intelligence 
      • Use the Threat Intelligence Management interface to configure a new threat list

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