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Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE) R80.40


Course Overview

Check Point Certified Security Expert is an advanced course that teaches how to effectively build, modify, deploy and troubleshoot Check Point Security systems on the Gaia OS. We will study firewall processes and take a close look at user and kernel processing and Stateful Inspection. Labs include configuring security gateways, implementing VPNs, and preforming advanced troubleshooting tasks on the firewall. 

With Cadre's enhanced course, the participants will receive 24/7 access to the labs for 6 months. The instructor will also provide additional study guide materials and lecture that are important to know for real-world use of the features covered in the class. Additional lecture to assist in passing the Check Point exam is also included. 

If you choose to take the class Live on-line, Cadre provides a fully modern remote classroom experience with a state-of-the-art high resolution digital whiteboard. The whiteboard is excellent for complex network diagrams. 

Duration:  3 Days 

Prerequisites: Check Point Security Administration training, strong networking knowledge of Windows and/or UNIX operating systems and experience with TCP/IP and the internet. 

Price: $2,995 (Group discounts available)



Who Should Attend

Technical persons who need to perform advanced deployment configurations of software blades. This could include the following: 

  • System Administrators
  • Network Engineers
  • Support Analysts
  • Systems Engineers
  • Professionals who want to earn Check Point Certified Security Engineer (CCSE) R80 certification, exam # 156-315.80.

Course Topics:

  • System Management
  • Automation and Orchestration
  • Redundancy
  • Acceleration
  • SmartEvent
  • Mobile and Remote Access
  • Threat Prevention

Course Objectives:

  • Identify advanced CLI commands
  • Understand system management procedures, including how to perform system upgrades and apply patches and hotfixes
  • Describe the Check Point Firewall infrastructure
  • Describe advanced methods of gathering important gateway data using CPView and CPInfo
  • Recognize how Check Point’s flexible API architecture supports automation and orchestration
  • Discuss advanced ClusterXL functions
  • Describe VRRP network redundancy advantages
  • Understand how SecureXL acceleration technology is used to enhance and improve performance
  • Understand how CoreXL acceleration technology is used to enhance and improve performance
  • Identify the SmartEvent components that store network activity logs and identify events
  • Discuss the SmartEvent process that determines which network activities may lead to security issues
  • Understand how SmartEvent can assist in detecting, remediating, and preventing security threats
  • Discuss the Mobile Access Software Blade and how it secures communication and data
  • Understand Mobile Access deployment options
  • Recognize Check Point Remote Access solutions
  • Discuss Check Point Capsule components and how they protect mobile devices and business documents
  • Discuss different Check Point Solutions for attacks such as zero-day and Advanced Persistent Threats
  • Understand how SandBlast, Threat Emulation, and Threat Extraction prevent security incidents
  • Identify how Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention can help protect data accessed on company-issued smartphones and tablets

Lab Exercises Include:

  • Upgrading a Security Management Server to R80.40
  • Applying Check Point Hotfixes
  • Configuring a New Security Gateway Cluster
  • Core CLI Elements of Firewall Administration
  • Configuring Manual Network Address Translation
  • Managing Objects Using the Check Point API
  • Enabling Check Point VRRP
  • Deploying a Secondary Security Management Server
  • Viewing the Chain Modules
  • Working with SecureXL
  • Working with CoreXL
  • Evaluating Threats with SmartEvent
  • Managing Mobile Access
  • Understanding IPS Protections
  • Deploying IPS Geo Protection
  • Reviewing Threat Prevention Settings and Protections
  • Deploying Threat Emulation and Threat Extraction