The Proventia Network Internet Scanner training course introduces methodologies, strategies, concepts and frameworks that are effective in successfully using Internet Scanner SP 2. The course concentrates on hands-on training supported by lecture, presentations and demonstrations.

The course starts with a general security and Internet Scanner overview. After developing an understanding of Internet Scanner and how it works in securing the network, students install and set up the Internet Scanner, create and modify polices to fine-tune scans, develop scanning strategies, and run and analyze reports. Students then install a SiteProtector console and learn how to work with Internet Scanner functionality within the SiteProtector.

Audience:

Network and security professionals evaluating, managing, monitoring, or implementing ISS Proventia Management Internet Scanner.

Prerequisites:

Working knowledge of: TCP/IP and Windows 2000/2003 Server.

Duration of the course: Part Time : N/A
Full Time : 2 Days

Course outline:

  • Understand the architecture and features in Internet Scanner 7, Service Pack 2.
  • Gain understanding of the structured scanning methodology and levels of security used by Internet Scanner.
  • Understand the implications and limitations of running a scan.
  • Identify the appropriate location for Internet Scanner on a network.
  • Identify best practices for scanning.
  • Work with Internet Scanner reports to prioritize vulnerabilities and take corrective actions.
  • Integrate Internet Scanner with SiteProtector.
  • Install and configure Internet Scanner.
  • Understand the architecture and features in Internet Scanner 7, Service Pack 2 .
  • Gain understanding of the structured scanning methodology and levels of security used by Internet Scanner.
  • Understand the implications and limitations of running a scan.
  • Identify the appropriate location for Internet Scanner on a network.
  • Identify best practices for scanning.
  • Work with Internet Scanner reports to prioritize vulnerabilities and take corrective actions.
  • Integrate Internet Scanner with SiteProtector.
  • Install and configure Internet Scanner.