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Approx. 9 hours to complete

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  • Security Engineers
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  • Machine Learning Engineers
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Learners taking this Course are
  • Security Engineers
  • Customer Care Reps
  • Technical Support Associates
  • Machine Learning Engineers
  • IT Support

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 7 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

GATEWAY II: MODULE 1 - COURSE INFORMATION

5 readings
5 readings
Gateway II Course Information - Textbook and Work Roles10m
Cybersecurity Gateway II Syllabus10m
Gateway II Student Project Guidelines10m
IMPORTANT: NDG LAB SETUP AND ENROLLMENT10m
NDG LAB: Performing Labs with NDG10m
4 hours to complete

Gateway II: Module 2 - Cybersecurity Landscape and Threats

3 videos (Total 102 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
3 videos
Video: Cybersecurity Best Practices Part 143m
Video: Cybersecurity Best Practices Part 250m
1 reading
Reading: Cybersecurity Landscape and Threats10m
2 practice exercises
Module 2 Self Check10m
Module 2 Quiz2m
Week
2
4 hours to complete

Gateway II: Module 3 - Cloud, Virtualization and Storage Security

2 videos (Total 19 min), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
2 videos
Video: IaaS and SaaS11m
4 readings
Reading: Cloud, Virtualization and Storage Security10m
Cloud Computing Investigation10m
Intel IT Center - Virtualization and Cloud Computing33m
RAID details and a Free Online RAID Calculator10m
2 practice exercises
Module 3 Self Check8m
Module 3 Quiz20m
Week
3
6 hours to complete

Gateway II: Module 4 - Networking Concepts and Principles

9 readings, 5 quizzes
9 readings
Reading: Networking Concepts and Principles10m
Network+ Definitions and Terms - Comprehensive!10m
Network Documentation Tools and Diagrams10m
Network Baselines10m
Troubleshooting Using the OSI Model10m
Windows Users and Groups10m
Linux File System10m
Data and Network Appliance Backups10m
Gateway II Student Project Guidelines10m
2 practice exercises
Module 4 Self Check10m
Module 4 Quiz20m
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By JMAug 7th 2019

There wa s a lot to learn but it was worth all the work!

By FBJan 26th 2019

I learned everything I needed to be a Security Analyst

Instructor

James Dalton

Academy Curriculum Developer

About Palo Alto Networks

The Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Academy equips students with leading-edge cybersecurity knowledge and skills they will need to protect their digital way of life and prepare for the many unfilled jobs in cybersecurity....

About the Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Specialization

The Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity Specialization prepares students for entry level careers in cybersecurity, with an emphasis on administering the Palo Alto Networks Next Generation Firewall. All courses also map learning objectives to the U.S. NIST/NICE framework and cybersecurity work roles. The Specialization project requires that students demonstrate fundamental networking and skills learned in configuring the Palo Alto Networks firewall including but not limited to the following: create and analyze packet captures using Wireshark; initially configure firewall interfaces and zones; creating a firewall zero-trust environment with zones, security policies, and NAT; and decrypting SSH traffic through decryption policies. Completing the 5 course track as well as the labs will help prepare you to compete for the PCCSA certification, available through PearsonVue on-site or online proctored. Please visit this site to further prepare for the PCCSA and other Palo Alto Networks certifications. https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/certification...
Palo Alto Networks Cybersecurity

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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