McAfee Network Security Platform (Intrushield) Administration

4 Day Course
Hands On
Official Curriculum

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Forcepoint and McAfee Training Courses.


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Day one (5 topics)

  • Module 1: Network Security Overview
  • Module 2: Installing the Network Security Platform Manager
  • Module 3: Admin Domains & Manager Authentication
  • Module 4: Installing the Network Security Platform Sensor
  • Module 5: Sensor Port Configuration

Day two (3 topics)

  • Module 6: McAfee Network Security Platform Policies
  • Module 7: Creating Alert Filters
  • Module 8: Configuring Virtual IPS

Day three (5 topics)

  • Module 9: Access Control Lists & IP Spoofing
  • Module 10: Configuring DoS/DDoS
  • Module 11: Threat Analyzer
  • Module 12: Update Server
  • Module 13: Report Generator

Day four (2 topics)

  • Module 14: System Administration
  • Module 15: Tuning McAfee Network Security Platform


It is recommended that the students should have a working knowledge of Networking and System Administration concepts, a basic understanding of computer security concepts, and a general understanding of viruses and anti-virus technologies.

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