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F5 Networks Configuring BIG-IP Advanced WAF: Web Application Firewall

In this 4 day course, students are provided with a functional understanding of how to deploy, tune, and operate the F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall to protect their web applications from HTTP-based attacks. The course includes lecture, hands-on labs, and discussion about different F5 Advanced Web Application Firewall tools for detecting and mitigating threats from multiple attack vectors such web scraping, Layer 7 Denial of Service, brute force, bots, code injection, and zero day exploits.

  • Setting up the BIG-IP system
  • Traffic processing with BIG-IP
  • Web application concepts
  • Web application vulnerabilities
  • Security policy deployment
  • Policy Tuning and Violations
  • Attack signatures
  • Positive security policy building
  • Cookies and other headers
  • Reporting and logging
  • Policy Diff and Administration
  • Automatic Policy Building
  • Web Application Vulnerability Scanner Integration
  • Layered Policies
  • Login Enforcement, Brute Force Mitigation, and Session Tracking
  • Web Scraping Mitigation and Geolocation Enforcement
  • Layer 7 DoS Mitigation and Advanced BOT Protection
  • F5 Advanced WAF and iRules
  • Using Content Profiles