Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Symantec Messaging Gateway 10.6 Administration

CODE: SYM_00032312

LENGTH: 16 Hours (2 days)

PRICE: kr17 500,00


The Symantec Messaging Gateway 10.6 Administration
course is designed to provide you with the fundamental
knowledge to configure and administer the Symantec
Messaging Gateway. This two-day, instructor-led,
hands-on class covers how to install, configure, and
administer Messaging Gateway.


  • By the end of this course, you will be able to
    configure and use Messaging Gateway 10.6.


You must have a working knowledge of Windows
server operating systems and commands, as well as
email infrastructure and security concepts


Module 1: Introduction to Messaging Gateway 10.6

  • Background to Email Scanning
  • Introducing Messaging Gateway
  • Key Features
  • Messaging Gateway Architecture
  • Messaging Gateway Deployment

Module 2: Installation and Basic Configuration

  • Installation Prerequisites
  • Messaging Gateway Virtual Edition
  • Installing Messaging Gateway
  • Configuring Messaging Gateway
  • Overview of Messaging Gateway Control Center
  • Address Masquerading
  • Aliases
  • Domains
  • Invalid Recipients

Settings Module 3: Prevent unwanted email with Adaptive Reputation Management

  • Reputation tab
  • How Global IP Reputation Works
  • Configuring Bad Senders Policies
  • Configuring Connection Classification
  • Configuring Good Senders Policies
  • Introducing Fastpass
  • Using Reputation Tools
  • Hands-On Labs:
  • Enable directory harvest attack recognition, enable and configure fastpass, configure connection classification, verify sender group, use IP reputation lookup tool

Module 4: Prevent Spam with Anti-Spam Policies

  • Spam Tab
  • Email Spam Policy
  • Introducing Bounce Attack Prevention
  • Modify Spam Quarantine Settings
  • Scan Settings
  • Configure Sender Authentication

  • Hands-On Labs:
  • Test an inbound spam policy, test an inbound suspected spam policy, enable and configure bounce attack prevention, verify bounce attack prevention configuration, create a spam policy that quarantines spam, enable and test DKIM feature

Module 5: Prevent Malware with Anti-Malware Policies

  • Malware Tab
  • Email Malware Policy
  • Disarm Technology
  • LiveUpdate Settings
  • Scan Settings
  • Suspect Virus Settings
  • Hands-On Labs:
  • Test an inbound virus policy, test an inbound suspected virus policy, test unscannable virus policy, test encrypted attachment virus policy, configure LiveUpdate, configure virus scan settings

Module 6: Prevent data leakage with Content Filtering Policies

  • Content Tab
  • Content Filtering Scanning
  • Setting up Content Filtering Scanning
  • Creating a Content Filtering Policy
  • Using Content Filtering Policies for Structured Data Matching
  • Content Filtering Settings
  • Introduction to Content Filtering Incident Management

  • Hands-On Labs:
  • Setup content filtering policy, create content filtering policy for structured data matching, create an informational incident, create a quarantine incident, run content filtering expunger, test strip matching attachment lists action, test strip matching attachments action

Module 7: Advanced Configuration (Part 1): Managing User and Host Configuration

  • Administration Tab
  • Managing Users
  • Managing Hosts
  • Hands-On Labs: Manage users, use utilities, download diagnostics package to desktop

Module 8: Advanced Configuration (Part 2): Managing Control Center Settings

  • Configuring Alerts
  • Manage Certificates
  • Configuring Control Center Settings
  • Manage Directory Integration
  • Managing Other Control Center Settings
  • Hands-On Labs:
  • Create a certificate, configure local logging, run a report, add a directory data source, enable and test invalid recipient handling, enable address resolution, edit advanced settings for a directory data source, configure SMTP authentication, configure advanced authentication mail settings

Module 9: Introduction to Symantec Network Protect for Email & Content Analysis

  • Introducing Symantec Network Prevent for Email
  • Network Prevent for Email delivery modes
  • Failure behaviour with Network Prevent for Email
  • Configure Network Prevent for Email settings in Messaging Gateway Overview of Content Analysis for Email

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