PaloAlto Firewall 9.1: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention (EDU-214)

The Palo Alto Networks Firewall 9.1: Optimizing Firewall Threat Prevention (EDU-214) course is four days of instructor-led training that emphasizes the PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities. After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Describe the cyber-attack lifecycle and recognize common forms of attack
  • Describe PAN-OS® threat prevention capabilities
  • Use firewall log information to make better configuration decisions
  • Configure the firewall to detect, block, and record threats

Course Objectives

Successful completion of this four-day, instructor-led course will enhance the student’s understanding of how to better configure, manage, and monitor PAN-OS® threat prevention features. The student will get hands-on experience configuring, managing, and monitoring threat prevention features in a lab environment.


• Course level: Intermediate

• Course format: Combines lecture and hands-on labs

• Platform support: Palo Alto Networks® nextgeneration enterprise firewalls running the PAN-OS® operating system

Target Audience

Security Engineers, Security Administrators, Security Operations Specialists, Security Analysts, Network Engineers, and Support Staff


Participants must complete the Firewall 9.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course, or equivalent experience. Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing.

Course Modules
1 - The Cyberattack Lifecycle
2 - Blocking Packet- and Protocol-Based Attacks
3 - Blocking Threats from Known-Bad Sources
4 - Blocking Threats Using App-ID
5 - Blocking Threats Using Custom Applications
6 - Creating Custom Threat Signatures
7 - Blocking Threats in Encrypted Traffic
8 - Blocking Threats in Allowed Traffic
9 - Blocking Threats from Stolen Credentials
10 - Viewing Threat and Traffic Information
11 - Next Steps


Exclusive Networks

Kurssi järjestetään yhteistyössä Exclusive Networksin kanssa. Kurssipaikan osoite on Metsänneidonkuja 12, 02130 Espoo.