This course provides a hands-on training for management and troubleshooting of R80 CheckPoint Software blades including advanced firewall, advanced user management and clustering, advanced IPSec VPN, remote access, firewall process debugging and optimization of VPN performance. As this course is advanced, it is mandatory to know the fundamental basics of CheckPoint.

  • Leading vendor in cybersecurity hardware and software for more than 17 years

  • Largest pure play security vendor in the world

  • Abundant opportunities and wide scope in the security domain for beginners and professionals.

  • Direct contact to trainers for clearing any doubts pertaining to the topic.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    About the course

  • 2

    Introduction to CPUSE

  • 3

    OS Upgrade

    • Need to upgrade the OS

    • Planning OS upgrade

    • Upgrading a Security Management Server to R80.X version

    • Post OS upgrade

    • Assessment for OS Upgrade

  • 4

    Threat Prevention

    • Introduction to IPS

    • Understanding IPS Protections

    • Deploying IPS Geo Protection

    • Anti-Bot & Anti-Virus

    • Reviewing Threat Prevention Settings and Protections

    • Sandboxing

    • Deploying Threat Emulation and Threat Extraction

    • Assessment for Threat Prevention

  • 5

    System Management

    • Managing Objects using API

    • Core CLI Elements of Firewall Administration

    • Assessment for System Management

  • 6


    • Deploying a Secondary Security Management Server

    • Configuring a New Security Gateway Cluster

    • Assessment for Redundancy

  • 7


    • SecureXL

    • Working with SecureXL

    • CoreXL

    • Working with CoreXL

    • Assessment for Acceleration

  • 8

    Mobile & Remote Access

    • Mobile Access

    • Managing Mobile Access

    • Assessment for Mobile & Remote Access

  • 9

    NAT and Packet Flow

    • Configuring Manual NAT

    • Chain Modules

    • Evaluating Threats with Smart Event

    • Assessment for NAT and Packet Flow

  • 10

    Scenario Library

    • Scenario 1 - Best Practices for Distributed Deployment.

    • Scenario 2 - Jumbo Hotfix offline installation without downtime.

    • Scenario 3 - Working with RMA device

    • Scenario 4 - Password recovery

    • Scenario 5 - Upgrade from R77.30 to R80.x

    • Scenario 6 - Site-to-Site 3rd Party IPsec VPN

Meet your Instructor

Senior Security Engineer - Team Lead

Vishnu Vardhan Reddy L

Vishnu is a Cyber Range Expert and is able to configure and troubleshoot issues relevant to products like Firewall, Check Point Cloud, Threat Emulation, Threat Extraction, IPS, Application control and URL Filtering, Anti-Bot, Anti-virus, Clustering, Performance Tuning, Performance Analysis and Endpoint Security in QOS TAC team and overseas.

He is also certified in CCSA, CCSE, CCSE+, CPSC, CCSBA, CCVSA and CCSM and is highly proficient in Network Security Domain.

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