Securing the Web with Cisco Web Security Appliance (Partner Training) (PASWSA)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

Channel Partner Field Engineers seeking to be trained up and certified on the “Web Security for Field Engineers” exam (#650-568).


Recent changes to the Cisco Advanced Security Specialization for Channel Partners includes training and certification relevant to Cisco’s Web Security Portfolio. Among other requirements, Field Engineers must now take and pass the Web Security for Field Engineers Certification Exam (#650-568). Our 2 day training course is essential for certification success, and truly prepares Field Engineers for the complexities of supporting the design and implementation of WSAs.


This course is part of the following Certifications:


Attendees should possess the following background knowledge and skills:

  • Basic knowledge of IP networking
  • High level understanding of web proxy servers
  • High level understanding of web security concepts and technologies

In addition, some exposure to the Cisco ASA firewall is useful, but not essential.

Course Objectives

After successful completion of the course, the participant will be able tperform a customer evaluation. The course content includes:

  • Deployment scenarios
  • The Web Security Appliance (WSA)
    • Policy framework
    • Proxy authentication
    • CiscIronPort Web Usage Controls
    • Web Reputation Filters
    • The DVS engine
    • Adaptive Scanning
    • HTTPS inspection
  • ScanSafe
    • Authentication
    • Policy Framework
    • Reporting

Course Content

This comprehensive training course covers how to install, configure, operate and maintain the Cisco IronPort WSA Web Security Appliances or WSA. The course also covers how to configure and deploy the Cisco ScanSafe Web Security solution. The course consists of presentations and hands-on labs. The course is designed to be delivered over two full days or four half days.

Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 2 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Eastern Europe: 1,490.- €
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