McAfee Email Gateway System Administration

Training to implement and customize an effective email security solution

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Type of Course: Classroom

This course uses lectures and practical lab exercises to teach you how to use the key components of McAfee Email Gateway (formerly Ironmail). Instruction covers how to implement and customize the product, and includes hands-on training using the McAfee Email Gateway user interface.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will understand the benefits of key Email Gateway components and be capable of installing and configuring the product. This course teaches you how to implement and customize McAfee Email Gateway compliance and intrusion defender features.

You will also understand how to implement and customize the product’s antivirus scanning and antispam features, generate custom reports, run audits, and perform configuration backups and restores. This course provides a detailed review of the McAfee Email Gateway command line interface, advanced troubleshooting techniques, and an explanation of how messages flow through Email Gateway and the Web Administrator and user interface.

Who Should Take This Course

System and network administrators, security personnel, auditors, and/or consultants concerned with network and system security should take this course. You should have a working knowledge of Microsoft Windows administration, system administration concepts, a basic understanding of computer security concepts, an understanding of basic Unix commands, and a general understanding of viruses and antivirus technologies. You should also have working knowledge of Internet services, including DNS, Sendmail, FTP, and WWW services, as well as Internet protocols (TCP, UDP) and their usage routing and connectivity flow (LAN, WAN, Internet).