McAfee Web Gateway Administration


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Tulevat päivämäärät

Oct 17 - Oct 20, 2022
09:00 - 17:00

Nov 14 - Nov 17, 2022
09:00 - 17:00

Dec 12 - Dec 15, 2022
09:00 - 17:00

Jan 9 - Jan 12, 2023
09:00 - 17:00

Feb 6 - Feb 9, 2023
09:00 - 17:00

Mar 6 - Mar 9, 2023
09:00 - 17:00

  • McAfee Web Gateway Administration
    4 days  (Instructor Led Online)  |  Network Security

    Course Details


    The McAfee® Web Gateway Administration course from Education Services provides an in-depth introduction to the tasks crucial to setting up and administering McAfee Web Gateway effectively. The course combines lectures and practical lab exercises, with significant time allocated for hands-on interaction with the McAfee Web Gateway user interface. It provides detailed instructions for the integration of this product.


    • Identify the purpose of the solution, as well as its key features.
    • Plan the deployment.
    • Install and configure solution components.
    • Configure rules, rule sets, lists, and related component to meet customer security, performance, and usage requirements.
    • Implement controls for administrator access.
    • Monitor solution’s operation and performance.
    • Gather information about the solution and generate reports for more detailed analysis.


    Module 1—Welcome

    • About the Course
    • Acronyms and Terms
    • About You
    • Intel Security Community

    Module 2—Solution Overview

    • Challenges of Effective Web Security
    • Solution Overview
    • Key Features
    • New/Enhanced Features for This Release
    • Flexible and Scalable Deployments
    • Access Controls
    • Management Interface
    • Central Management
    • Integration

    Module 3—Planning

    • Planning Overview
    • Business Requirements
    • Appliance Types
    • Physical Appliance Requirements
    • McAfee Web Gateway Operating System
    • Supported Peripheral Component Interconnect (PCI) Cards
    • Virtual Appliance Requirements
    • McAfee Blade Server System Requirements
    • Client Requirements
    • Supported Browsers
    • Open Port Requirements
    • Web Security Licenses
    • Proxy Design
    • Explicit/Transparent Proxies: Overview
    • Explicit/Transparent Proxies: Comparison
    • Proxy High Availability (HA)
    • Reverse HTTPS Proxy
    • Comparing ICAP and Reverse HTTPS Proxy
    • Deployment Plan
    • Change Control

    Module 4—Installation

    • Installation Overview
    • Requirements
    • Downloading Appliance Software
    • Using Online Tools
    • Installing Software on Physical Appliances
    • Installing Software on Virtual Appliances
    • Setting up Virtual Appliance with Hyper-V
    • Initial Configuration Settings
    • Implementing Default Settings
    • Implementing Custom Settings: DHCP Not Used
    • Implementing Custom Settings: DHCP Used
    • Downloading McAfee Web Gateway UI Webstart
    • Completing the Setup
    • Logging into the User Interface
    • Verifying User Interface Is Accessible
    • Navigating McAfee Web Gateway Interface

    Module 5—System Configuration

    • Configuration Overview
    • McAfee Web Gateway License Administration
    • Obtaining McAfee Web Gateway Updates
    • Downloading Update Package Manually
    • Uploading Update Package Manually
    • Configuring Automatic Updates
    • Triggering Automatic Updates
    • Reviewing Update Information on Dashboard
    • Reviewing Update Logs
    • Network Settings Overview
    • Review: Gateway Versus Proxy Serve
    • Review: Transparent Gateway
    • Review: Proxy Server
    • Viewing Proxy Configuration
    • Supported Network Modes
    • Supported Data Transfer Technologies
    • Proxy (optional WCCP)
    • HTTP Proxy Settings
    • Web Cache Settings
    • Domain Name System (DNS) Settings
    • Other Proxy Settings
    • Configuring Network Interfaces
    • Configuring Domain Name Service
    • Configuring Network Protection
    • Configuring Static Routes
    • Configuring Port Forwarding
    • Configuring Date and Time
    • Log File Manager Overview
    • Enabling and Configuring Audit Log Settings

    Module 6—Policy Overview

    • Review: Web Page Components
    • Review: Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
    • Policy Overview
    • Policy Page Overview
    • Policy Page Overview: Rule Sets Tab Views
    • Policy Page Overview: Lists Tab
    • Policy Page Overview: Settings Tab
    • Policy Page Overview: Templates Tab
    • How Rules and Rule Sets Work
    • Inside a Rule Set
    • Rule Elements: Criteria
    • Operators
    • Rule Elements: Actions
    • Rule Elements: Event
    • Rule Cycles
    • Rule Processing
    • Nested Rule Sets
    • How Lists and Rules Interwork
    • Permissions
    • Best Practices

    Module 7—Rule, Rule Set, and List Configuration

    • Review: Filtering Traffic
    • Review: Transactions (Request- Response)
    • Review: Cycles
    • Review: How Rules Work
    • Default Rule Sets with Preconfigured Rules
    • Rule Design Overview
    • Example Rule Construction
    • Deleting Default Policies
    • Adding Top Level Rule Set
    • Adding IP Blacklist Rule
    • Adding IP Whitelist Rule
    • Adding Block All Rule
    • Review: Lists
    • Example: List Management
    • Editing IP Blacklist
    • Editing IP Whitelist Tag Catalog

    Module 8—McAfee Global Threat Intelligence (McAfee GTI) and URL Filtering

    • URL Filtering Overview
    • McAfee GTI Overview
    • Some Ways McAfee Web Gateway Uses McAfee GTI
    • Gateway Anti-Malware Engine Overview
    • Configuring Gateway Anti-Malware Engine
    • URL Filter Engine Overview
    • Configuring Default URL Filter Engine
    • Configuring Dynamic Content Classifier (DCC)
    • Rule Construction
    • Default URL Filter Rule Sets and Rules
    • Default URL Filtering by Category Rule Set
    • Default Web Category Filtering Rules
    • Default Geolocation Rule Set
    • Default Dynamic Content Classification (DCC) Rules
    • Use Cases

    Module 9: Media Type Filtering

    • Media Type Filtering Overview
    • Some Ways McAfee Web Gateway Controls Media Access
    • Rule Construction
    • Rule Construction: Media Type Criteria
    • Rule Construction: Media Type Lists
    • Default Enable Opener Rule
    • Default Media Type Filtering Rule Set
    • McAfee Data Loss Prevention (McAfee DLP) Overview
    • Adding McAfee DLP Classifications
    • Adding McAfee DLP Dictionary Entries
    • Default McAfee DLP Rule Sets and Rules
    • Use Cases

    Module 10—Malware Filtering

    • Malware Filtering Overview
    • Anti-Malware Scanning Engines and Behavior
    • Configuring Mobile Code Behavior
    • Configuring Advanced Settings
    • Configuring Gateway Anti-Malware Settings
    • Configuring Advanced Settings for Avira
    • Configuring Custom Gateway Anti-Malware Engine
    • Rule Construction Overview
    • Default URL Filter Rule Sets and Rules
    • Default Gateway Anti-Malware Rules
    • McAfee Advanced Threat Defense— Handle Offline Scan Rules
    • McAfee Advanced Threat Defense—Initial Offline Scan Rules
    • McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Rules
    • Use Cases

    Module 11: Authentication and Account Management

    • Authentication Overview
    • Authentication Types
    • Authentication Engines
    • Configuring Authentication Method
    • Joining Appliance to Windows Domain
    • Rule Construction
    • Default Authentication Rule Sets
    • Transparent Authentication with Cookies
    • Default Authentication Rule Sets
    • Administrator Management Overview
    • Default Administrator Roles
    • Adding a Role
    • Adding an Administrator Account
    • Configuring External Account Management
    • Use Cases

    Module 12: Secure Socket Layer Scanning

    • SSL Overview
    • SSL Scanning Engines
    • Viewing Default Certificate Authority
    • Generating Certificate
    • Exporting Certificate
    • Importing Certificate: Internet Explorer
    • Importing Certificate: Firefox
    • Configuring Default Certificate Verification
    • Configuring SSL Inspection
    • Configuring SSL Client Certificate Handling
    • Configuring SSL Client Context without CA
    • Rule Construction
    • Default SSL Scanner Rule Sets
    • Default Restrict CONNECT Rule Sets
    • Configuring SSL Scanner Rule Set
    • Configuring Handle CONNECT Call Rule Set
    • Configuring Certificate Verification Rule Set
    • Configuring Verify Common Name (Proxy Setup) Rule Set
    • Configuring Content Inspection Rule Set
    • Use Cases

    Module 13—Quota Management and Coaching

    • Quota Management Overview
    • Coaching Overview
    • Configuring Quota System Settings
    • Configuring Coaching Engine Settings
    • Configuring Time Quota Engine Settings
    • Configuring Volume Quota Engine Settings
    • Configuring Authorized Override Engine Settings
    • Configuring Blocking Session Engine Settings
    • Rule Construction
    • Importing Coaching Rule Sets
    • Default Coaching/Quota Rule Sets
    • Other Default Rule Sets
    • Configuring Coaching Rule Set
    • Defining Coaching Criteria: Redirection
    • Defining Coaching Criteria: Block
    • Adding URLs to Coaching Rule Set
    • Configuring Time Quota Rule Set
    • Configuring Volume Quota Rule Set
    • Other Rule Set Types
    • Authorized Override Rule Set
    • Blocking Sessions Rule Set
    • Welcome Page Rule Sets
    • Use Cases

    Module 14—Web Caching, Next Hop Proxies, Progress Pages, and Block Pages

    • Web Caching Overview
    • Enabling Cache Option
    • Web Cache Rule Construction
    • Configuring Read from Cache Rule Set
    • Default Write to Cache Rule Set
    • Next Hop Proxies Overview
    • Next Hop Proxy Rule Construction
    • Progress Indication Overview
    • Default Progress Indication Rule Sets
    • Default Enable Progress Page Rule
    • Default Enable Data Trickling Rule
    • Block Pages Overview
    • Basic Components
    • Creating a Custom Block Page
    • Modifying Custom Block Page
    • Creating Block Action
    • Configuring Action in Rule
    • Exporting Templates to Archive
    • Importing Template Archive

    Module 15—Cloud Storage Encryption and Decryption

    • Solution Overview
    • Importing Cloud Storage Encryption Rule Set
    • Configuring Cloud Storage Encryption Engines
    • Ensuring Secure Communications
    • Manually Decrypting Data
    • Encrypting Data Multiple Times

    Module 16: Logging

    • Logging Overview
    • System Log Files
    • Viewing System Log Files
    • User-Defined Log Files
    • Log File Settings
    • Log File Manager Settings: System Log Files
    • File System Logging Settings: User- Defined Log Files
    • Rule-Based Logging Overview
    • Rule Construction
    • Configuring File System Logging Settings
    • Adding Custom Log Handler (Optional)
    • Defining User-Defined Properties
    • Using the File Editor
    • Use Cases

    Module 17: Dashboards and Monitoring

    • McAfee Web Gateway Dashboard Overview
    • Alerts and Charts and Tables Tabs
    • McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® (McAfee ePO™) Software Solution Overview
    • Integration Workflow: McAfee Web Gateway Activities
    • Configuring McAfee ePO in McAfee Web Gateway
    • Configuring Common Catalog Role
    • Configuring Administrator Account for McAfee ePO
    • Enabling REST-Interfaces
    • Adding Bypass Rule Set and Rule
    • Integration Workflow: McAfee ePO Activities
    • Installing McAfee Web Gateway Extension
    • Registering McAfee Web Gateway with McAfee ePO
    • McAfee Web Gateway Queries and Reports
    • Working with Dashboards and Monitors
    • Queries Overview
    • McAfee Web Gateway Queries
    • Creating Custom Queries and Reports
    • Using the Common Catalog

    Module 18—McAfee Content Security Reporter

    • McAfee Content Security Reporter Overview
    • Planning: Platform
    • Planning: Database
    • Planning: McAfee ePO
    • Deployment Overview
    • Downloading McAfee Content Security Reporter Software
    • Installing McAfee Content Security Reporter Software
    • Installing McAfee Content Security Reporter Extension in McAfee ePO
    • Registering Report Server in McAfee ePO
    • Adding Log Source in McAfee ePO
    • Configuring Log Settings in McAfee Web Gateway
    • Rotating and Pushing Log in McAfee Web Gateway
    • Verifying Log Push in McAfee ePO
    • Post Installation Activities
    • Working with McAfee Content Security Reporter Dashboards in McAfee ePO
    • Working with McAfee Content Security Reporter Queries and Reports in McAfee ePO
    • Managing McAfee Content Security Reporter Permission Sets
    • Maintaining McAfee Content Security Reporter

    Module 19—Advanced Management

    • Central Management Overview
    • How It Works
    • Configuring Central Management
    • Working with Policies
    • Configuring Updates
    • Using Different Central Management Groups
    • Single Network Group (Default)
    • Multiple Network Groups
    • Runtime Groups
    • Update Groups
    • Proxy High Availability Overview
    • Configuring Proxy High Availability
    • REST Interface Overview
    • Types of Scripts
    • Preparing Use of REST Interface
    • Enabling Use of REST Interface
    • Adding Custom Role and Account for REST Access

    Module 20—Basic Troubleshooting

    • Troubleshooting Overview
    • Common Problem Areas
    • Performing a Backup and Restore
    • McAfee Web Gateway Troubleshooting Tools
    • Creating a Feedback File
    • Reviewing Log Files
    • Running a Packet Tracing
    • Using Rule Tracing Central
    • Connection Tracing Overview
    • Working with Rule Tracing Files
    • Working with Core Files
    • System and Network Tools Overview
    • Using System Tools
    • Using Network Tools
    • Command Line Interface (CLI)

    Module 21—Web Hybrid Solution

    • Hybrid Solution Overview
    • Configuring Web Hybrid Solution
    • Web Hybrid Legacy Configuration
    • Hybrid Lists
    • Web Hybrid Policy Lists
    • Web Hybrid Rules
    • Authentication Considerations
    • McAfee Client Proxy Solution Overview
    • Deploying with McAfee ePO
    • Deploying Outside of McAfee ePO
    • McAfee Client Proxy Policies Overview
    • Configuring Proxy Server List
    • Defining Client Configuration
    • Configuring Bypass List
    • Configuring Block List
    • Configuring Permission Sets

    Module 22—McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Overview and Integration

    • Malware Challenges
    • McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Solution Overview
    • Multilayer Defense
    • Local Blacklist and Whitelist
    • Static Code Unpacking
    • Embedded Anti-Malware Engines
    • McAfee GTI Integration
    • Dynamic Analysis (Sandboxing)
    • Integrated Advanced Threat Detection
    • McAfee Advanced Threat Defense Basic Solution Components
    • Physical Appliance Specifications
    • Virtual Machine Requirements
    • Supported File Types for Analysis
    • Client Requirements
    • Standalone Deployment
    • Integrated Deployment
    • McAfee Web Gateway Integration Overview
    • Integration Workflow
    • Configuring McAfee Web Gateway User Account in McAfee Advanced Threat Defense
    • Configuring Settings for McAfee Advanced Threat Defense
    • Configuring Rule Sets


    • This course is intended for system and network administrators, security personnel, auditors, and/or consultants.



    • It is recommended that students have a working knowledge of Microsoft Windows administration, system administration concepts, a basic understanding of computer security concepts, and a general understanding of internet services.