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Symantec Messaging Gateway Admin(Online)

The Symantec Messaging Gateway 10.6: Administration course is designed to provide you with the fundamental knowledge to configure and administer the S


The Symantec Messaging Gateway 10.6: Administration course is designed to provide you with the fundamental knowledge to configure and administer the Symantec Messaging Gateway. This two-day, instructor-led, handson class covers how to install, configure, and administer Messaging Gateway.

The Administration Guide includes the following subjects:

-Deploying Scanners
-Configuring email settings
-Setting up email authentication
-Setting up sender groups
-Enabling reputation filtering
-Setting up certificates
-Configuring policy groups
-Detecting viruses, malware, and malicious
-Quarantining suspected viruses
-Filtering spam
-Quarantining spam
-Participating in the Symantec Probe Network
-Filtering content
-Filtering content with content filtering policy

-Working with content filtered incidents
-Leveraging Symantec Network Prevent
-Configuring Directory Data integration
-Managing Directory Data Integration
-Creating reports
-Monitoring Symantec Messaging Gateway’s
-Administering your product through the Control
-Administering Symantec Messaging Gateway
through the command line
-Command line reference
-Message filtering options
-Content filtering templates
-Using the Dell Remote Access Controller
-Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS)



Introduction to Messaging Gateway 10.6
• Background to Email Scanning
• Introducing Symantec Messaging Gateway
• Key Features
• Symantec Messaging Gateway Architecture
• Symantec Messaging Gateway Deploymen

Installation and Basic Configuration
• Installation Prerequisites
• Symantec Messaging Gateway Virtual Edition
• Installing Symantec Messaging Gateway
• Configuring Symantec Messaging Gateway
• Overview of Symantec Messaging Gateway
Control Center
• Address Masquerading
• Aliases
• Domains
• Invalid Recipients
• Settings

Prevent unwanted email with Adaptive Reputation Management
• Reputation tab
• How Global IP Reputation Works
• Configuring Bad Senders Policies
• Configuring Connection Classification
• Configuring Good Senders Policies
• Introducing Fastpass
• Using Reputation Tools
• Hands-On Labs: Enable directory harvest
attack recognition, enable and configure fastpass, configure connection classification, verify
sender group, use IP reputation lookup tool

Prevent Spam with Anti-Spam Policies
• Spam Tab
• Email Spam Policy
• Introducing Bounce Attack Prevention
• Modify Spam Quarantine Settings
• Scan Settings
• Configure Sender Authentication
• Hands-On Labs: Test an inbound spam policy,
test an inbound suspected spam policy, enable
and configure bounce attack prevention, verify
bounce attack prevention configuration, create a
spam policy that quarantines spam,
enable and test DKIM feature

Prevent Malware with Anti-Malware Policies
• Malware Tab
• Email Malware Policy
• Disarm Technology
• LiveUpdate Settings
• Scan Settings
• Suspect Virus Settings
• Hands-On Labs: Test an inbound virus policy,
test an inbound suspected virus policy, test
unscannable virus policy, test encrypted attachment virus policy, configure LiveUpdate, configure virus scan settings

Prevent data leakage with Content Filtering Policies
• Content Tab
• Content Filtering Scanning
• Setting up Content Filtering Scanning
• Creating a Content Filtering Policy
• Using Content Filtering Policies for Structured
Data Matching
• Content Filtering Settings
• Introduction to Content Filtering Incident
• Hands-On Labs: Setup content filtering policy,
create content filtering policy for structured
data matching, create an informational incident,
create a quarantine incident, run content filtering
expunger, test strip matching attachment lists
action, test strip matching attachments action
• Simulation: SMG Content Encryption

Advanced Configuration (Part 1): Managing
User and Host Configuration
• Administration Tab
• Managing Users
• Managing Hosts
• Hands-On Labs: Manage users, use utilities,
download diagnostics package to desktop
Advanced Configuration (Part 2): Managing
Control Center Settings
• Configuring Alerts
• Manage Certificates
• Configuring Control Center Settings
• Manage Directory Integration
• Managing Other Control Center Settings
• Hands-On Labs: Create a certificate, configure
local logging, run a report, add a directory data
source, enable and test invalid recipient handling, enable address resolution, edit advanced
settings for a directory data source, configure
SMTP authentication, configure advanced authentication mail settings

Introduction to Symantec Network Protect for Email & Content Analysis
• Introducing Symantec Network Prevent for
• Network Prevent for Email delivery modes
• Failure behavior with Network Prevent for
• Configure Network Prevent for Email settings
in Messaging Gateway
• Overview of Content Analysis for Email
• Simulation: Configure DLP Connect, Test the
Network Prevent for Email configuration

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