Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Symantec Data Center Security Server Advanced 6.x Planning, Implementation, and Administration R1

CODE: SYM_000210

LENGTH: 24 Hours (3 days)

PRICE: kr26 250,00


The Symantec Data Center Security Server Advanced
6.x Planning, Implementation, and Administration R1
course is an introduction to implementing and managing
a Data Center Security: Server Advanced deployment.
The architecture and individual components of the
SDCS:SA solution are detailed and explained. Agent
installation and configuration are taught along with
deployment and management of SDCS:SA agents and
policies across the enterprise. The course also covers
SDCS:SA Policy creation/modification in detail.


  • Describe the major components of Data Center Security: Server Advanced and how they communicate.
  • Install the management server, consoles, and agent.
  • Define, manage, and create assets, policies, events and configurations.
  • Understand policy creation and editing in depth.
  • Prerequisites

  • You should have working knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and communications concepts.
  • You must have experience with the Windows and UNIX operating systems in general.
  • A basic understanding of key security disciplines (firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention, policy management, vulnerability assessment, antivirus protection and so on) is required.
  • Programme

    Module 1: Introduction to Security Risks and Risk

    • Security Risks Security Risk Management
    • Managing and Protecting Systems
    • Corporate Security Policies and Security Assessments
    • Host-Based Computer Security Issues

    Module 2: SDCS: Server Advanced Overview

    • SDCS: Server Advanced Overview
    • SDCS: Server Advanced Component Overview
    • How Does SDCS:SA Work?
    • Policy Types and Platforms
    • Management Console Overview
    • Agent User Interface Overview

    Module 3: Installation and Deployment

    • Planning the Installation
    • Deployment Planning
    • Server Installation
    • Installing the Server Management Console
    • Installing a Windows Agent
    • Installing a Unix Agent

    Module 4: Configuring Agents

    • Assets Defined
    • Agent Architecture
    • Viewing Agents and Assets
    • Managing Agents
    • Managing Agents on Assets by Command Line

    Module 5: Policy Overview

    • Prevention Policy Overview
    • Detection Policy Overview
    • Policy Workspace
    • Implementing Policies with SDCS:SA
    • SDCS:SA Use Cases

    Module 6: Windows Prevention Policies

    • Windows Prevention Policy Structure
    • Editing Windows Prevention Policy
    • Advanced Policy Settings: Global Policy Options
    • Advanced Policy Settings: Sandboxes
    • Resource Lists
    • Custom Sandboxes

    Module 7: UNIX and Legacy Prevention Policies

    • Unix and Legacy Prevention Policies
    • Global Policy Options
    • Daemon and Service Options
    • Interactive Program Options
    • Resource Lists
    • Sandbox Options
    • Custom Sandboxes
    • Trusted Users, Groups, and Applications
    • Profile Lists
    • Predefined Prevention Policies

    Module 8: Advanced Prevention

    • Profile Applications
    • Customize Predefined Prevention Policies
    • Custom Sandbox
    • Prepare for IPS Policy Deployment
    • Create New Policies

    Module 9: Detection Policies

    • Detection Policy Details
    • Predefined Detection Policies

    Module 10: Event Management

    • Defining Events
    • Viewing Events
    • Event Handling and Bulk Logging
    • Creating Alerts

    Module 11: Agent Management and Troubleshooting

    • Configurations Defined
    • Creating and Editing Configurations
    • Bulk Logging Details
    • Analyzing Event Log Files and Bulk Loading
    • Troubleshooting Agents Using Logs and Configuration Files
    • Using Agent Diagnostic Policies
    • Using Agent Command-line Interface

    Module 12: System Management

    • Database Management
    • Managing Users and Roles
    • Server Management
    • Server Logs

    Test and Certification

    250-426 Administration of Symantec Data Center
    Security Server Advanced 6.7

    Session Dates