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Fortinet NSE 5 - FortiSiem (SIEM)

 

Course Overview

In this three-day course, you will learn how to use FortiSIEM, and how to integrate FortiSIEM into your network awareness infrastructure.

You will learn about initial configurations, architecture, and the discovery of devices on the network. You will also learn how to collect performance information and aggregate it with syslog data to enrich the overall view of the health of the environment. Additionally, you will learn how you can use the configuration database to greatly facilitate compliance audits.

This course prepares you for the FortiSIEM Specialist exam.

NSE 5 Network Security Analyst certification requires passing at least two NSE 5 Specialist exams.

If you take an online format of this class, you must have a computer with:

  • High-speed Internet connection
  • Up-to-date web browser
  • PDF viewer
  • Speakers / headphones
  • Either:
    • HTML 5 support or
    • Up-to-date Java runtime environment (JRE) with Java plugin enabled in your web browser

Wired Ethernet connection (not Wi-Fi) recommended. Firewalls including Windows Firewall or FortiClient must allow connections with the online labs

Who should attend

Anyone who is responsible for day-to-day management of FortiSIEM.

Prerequisites

A basic understanding of network concepts.

Course Objectives

After completing these courses, you will be able to:

  • Identify business drivers for using SIEM tools
  • Describe SIEM and PAM concepts
  • Describe key features of FortiSIEM
  • Understand how collectors, workers, and supervisors work together
  • Configure notifications
  • Create new users and custom roles
  • Describe the discovery process
  • Enable devices for discovery
  • Understand when to use agents
  • Perform real-time, historic structured searches
  • Group and aggregate search results
  • Examine performance metrics
  • Create custom incident rules
  • Edit existing, or create new, reports
  • Configure and customize the dashboards
  • Export CMDB information
  • Identify Windows Agent components
  • Describe what Windows Agents are used for
  • Understand how the Windows Agent Manager works in various deployment models
  • Identify reports that relate to Windows Agents
  • Understand FortiSIEM Linux File Monitoring Agent
  • Understand agent registration
  • Monitor agent communications after deployment

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • SIEM and PAM Concepts
  • Discovery
  • FortiSIEM Analytics
  • CMDB Lookups and Filters
  • Group By and Aggregations
  • Rules
  • Incidents and Notification Policies
  • Reports and Dashboards
  • Maintaining and Tuning
  • FortiSIEM Agents
Online Training
Modality: L

Duration 3 days

Classroom Training
Modality: G

Duration 3 days

Schedule

English
Time zone CET
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)
Instructor-led Online Training:   This computer icon in the schedule indicates that this date/time will be conducted as Instructor-Led Online Training.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).
Slovenia

Currently no local training dates available.  For enquiries please write to info@fastlane.si.

This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom. All FLEX courses are also Instructor-led Online Trainings (ILO).