Firewall Crash Course

Firewall Crash Course

English | MP4 | AVC 1280×720 | AAC 44KHz 2ch | 19 lectures (2h 4m) | 793 MB

Learn firewall fundamentals with clear lectures and diagrams. This video course covers all the basics of firewalls.

Do you need to understand the fundamentals of Firewalls? Have you found that many training resources use complex technical jargon that makes it difficult to understand the basic concepts?

If you need to get a basic understanding of Firewalls quickly and clearly, this is the course for you.

This course addresses the following topics:

  • What is an access list and how does it relate to a network firewall?
  • Next Generation Layer-7 Firewalls
  • Differentiate between Stateful and Stateless Firewalls
  • NAT basics
  • Using firewalls for network segmentation with VLANs and microsegmentation
  • How to write common firewall rules
  • Using Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention systems
  • Cloud security tools that can be used to thwart common attacks
  • See Firewall concepts demonstrated on the Windows Firewall
  • Understand the role of Firewalls for DDoS mitigation
  • Learn common design patterns like Zero Trust, Defense in Depth, Simplicity and Automation, and more

I have taught hundreds of thousands of students across a variety of platforms, and I think anyone who needs to understand Firewalls will love this course. Most lectures in this course are 5 – 10 minutes long.

If you need the basics of Firewalls, this course will give you a strong foundation, and is the ideal starting point.

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the basic functions and concepts of Firewalls beginning with Network Access Lists
  • Identify Firewall Zones including the DMZ, and how traffic between zones is controlled
  • Differentiate and understand diiferent types of firewalls including Layer 3 & 4, Layer 7, Stateful,
  • Network, Host, and Virtual
  • Design security solutions according to best practices
Table of Contents

1 Introduction
3 Firewall Zones
4 Basic Layer 3 and 4 Firewall
5 Implicit Deny All
6 Demo Deploy Cisco Packet Tracer
7 Demo Create a Simple Access List
8 Stateful and Stateless Firewalls
9 Layer 7 Firewall (NGFW)
10 Host Based Firewalls
11 Firewall Concepts Demonstrated on the Windows Firewall
12 Scenario Malware Infection
14 Firewalls and DDoS
15 Segmentation with VLANs
16 Microsegmentation
17 Design pattern Using the Cloud
18 Hands-On Opportunity