DNS Edge Training

BlueCat DNS Edge™ Training

BlueCat DNS Edge™ Training introduces DNS Edge™ (“Edge”), outlines its relevance and capabilities, and teaches participants how to use it effectively.

Prerequisites

This course is appropriate for IT Support and Network Security Professionals, as well as any other individuals with responsibility for managing Edge in their company’s environment.

Audience

This course is designed for DNS Edge™ analysts and administrators.

Course Length

The course is divided into modules and takes an estimated 4 hours to complete.

Delivery Method

This course is available as self-paced eLearning.

Course Objectives and Overview

This eLearning course focuses on the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully operate as a DNS Edge™ analyst or administrator. This course consists of a number of eLearning modules including interactive simulations and videos.

Upon successful completion of the DNS Edge™ Training, attendees are able to:

  • Explain how Edge differs from traditional security measures
  • Explain how DNS queries are analyzed by DNS Edge™
  • Discuss the purpose of DNS Edge threat indicators and the characteristics of tunneling, volumetric, and DGA attacks.
  • Apply filters, filter commands with wildcards, and combinations of filters to refine query results
  • Create and configure domain lists, namespaces, and policies.

Course Outline