Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Traps: Cloud Service Operations (EDU-290)


LENGTH: 16 Hours (2 days)

PRICE: €1 500,00


Palo Alto Networks® Traps™ Advanced Endpoint Protection prevents sophisticated vulnerability exploits and unknown malware-driven attacks. Successful completion of this two-day, instructor-led course helps prepare the student to configure the Traps Management Service and to install Traps onto endpoints.


Students should learn how Traps protects against exploits and malware-driven attacks. In hands-on lab exercises, students will explore and configure new cloud-based Traps Management Service and install Traps endpoint components; build policy rules and profiles; enable and disable process protections; and integrate Traps with Palo Alto Networks WildFire® cloud service, which provides prevention and detection of zero-day malware.


Endpoint Security Engineers, System Administrators, and Technical Support Engineers


Students must have familiarity with enterprise security concepts.


Module 1: Traps Overview
▪ How Sophisticated Attacks Work Today
▪ Traps Multi-Method Threat Prevention
▪ Traps Components and Resources
Module 2: Cloud Services
▪ Application Framework and Cloud Services Portal
▪ Shared Services and Traps Onboarding Flow
Module 3: Cloud- Based Management
▪ Traps Service Dashboard and Licensing
▪ Cross-Platform Agent and Agent Installation
▪ Endpoints and Endpoint Groups
Module 4: Policy Rules and Profiles
▪ Profiles and Policy Rules
▪ Agent Settings Profile
Module 5: Malware Protection Flow
▪ Traps Malware Protection Modules Overview
▪ Restrictions Profiles, Malware Profiles, and Scanning
Module 6: Exploits and Exploitation Techniques
▪ Application Exploit Prevention
▪ Exploitation Techniques and Defense Mechanisms
▪ Basics of Process Management (Optional)
Module 7: Exploit Protection Modules
▪ Architecture and Overview
▪ Exploit Protection Modules (EPMs)
▪ Exploit Profiles
Module 8: Event Management
▪ Security Event Logs and Exceptions
▪ Endpoint and Server Logs
▪ Manage Quarantined Files
Module 9: Basic Traps Troubleshooting
▪ Troubleshooting Methodology and Resources
▪ Traps Cytool and Agent Identification
▪ Traps Agent Log Files and Agent Persist Databases
▪ Working with Technical Support
Module 10: Traps Architecture
▪ AWS Services Used by Traps Service
▪ Multi-Regional Architecture
▪ Agent File Uploads and Downloads
▪ Agent-Server Communication
Module 11: Directory Sync Service
▪ Directory Sync Service – Activation and Setup
▪ Troubleshooting

Further Information

Training from Palo Alto Networks® and Palo Alto Networks® Authorized Training Centers delivers knowledge and expertise that prepare you to protect our digital way of life. Our trusted security certifications validate your knowledge of the Palo Alto Networks® Security Operating Platform and your ability to help prevent successful cyberattacks and safely enable applications.

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