Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Setting up F5 Advanced WAF v15.1


LENGTH: 1 day

PRICE: €905,00


Do you need to secure your applications quickly from today's threats such as those from automated agents, bots, and common vulnerabilities? Are you limited by time, resources, and knowledge of your web applications? Do you need protection against CVEs without thinking too deeply about them?

In this 1 day course, participants identify and mitigate common web application vulnerabilities on the client and application sides of the threat spectrum. Participants use F5 Advanced WAF to quickly configure advanced protection against common Layer 7 vulnerabilities (OWASP Top Ten) and bot defense.


There are no F5-technology-specific prerequisites for this course. However, completing the following before attending would be very helpful for students with limited BIG-IP administration and configuration experience:

Administering BIG-IP instructor-led course


F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator

The following free web-based training courses, although optional, will be very helpful for any student with limited BIG-IP administration and configuration experience. These courses are available at F5 University:

Getting Started with BIG-IP web-based training

Getting Started with BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM) web-based training

The following general network technology knowledge and experience are recommended before attending any F5 Global Training Services instructor-led course:

OSI model encapsulation

Routing and switching

Ethernet and ARP

TCP/IP concepts

IP addressing and subnetting

NAT and private IP addressing

Default gateway

Network firewalls



This course is intended for users who wish to rapidly deploy a basic web application security policy with minimal configuration; deploy a DoS Protection Profile to detect server stress, and block bad actors.


Provision resources for F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall

Rapidly deploy a security policy using the Guided Configuration

Configure learn, alarm, and block settings to ensure valid users can access your application

Define attack signatures

Contrast positive and negative security policy implementation

Review learning suggestions for policy tuning

Mitigate Credentials Stuffing attacks

Secure a URL from client-side fraud using DataSafe encryption and obfuscation

Use the automated L7 Behavioral Denial of Service feature to detect and mitigate DoS attacks

Session Dates

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