221: FortiMail Email Filtering
FortiMail Email Filtering is an instructor-led course with comprehensive hands-on
labs to provide you with the skills needed to configure, manage and maintain a FortiMail
Secure Messaging Platform. The course is designed for FortiMail v4.0.
The course begins by discussing the email security challenges that many enterprises face.
Through hands-on experience students then learn how to configure the product features
that provide protection against these threats. Antispam, Antivirus, Content Inspection,
Email Archiving and Quarantine capabilities are all thoroughly explored and students get
a detailed look at FortiMail email traffic flow. Through the use of policies and profiles,
students configure optimized protection against advanced email attacks.
Also included, is an in depth look and practical application of using SMTP authentication, PKI authentication, SMTPS, TLS and S/MIME for providing authentication and securing mail communications. Students create and use LDAP profiles for recipient address and domain verification, user authentication and automatic removal of invalid quarantine accounts.
Operational maintenance and real-time network solutions (FortiGuard Subscription
Services) are discussed, and students have an opportunity to experiment with various FortiMail unit diagnostics commands and hardware troubleshooting techniques.
At the end of the course, students will configure a high availability active-passive group
then set up a FortiMail appliance in Server mode to provide an all-in-one SMTP server
solution that encompasses Antispam and Antivirus capabilities.
By the completion of this course, participants of FortiMail Email Filtering will gain a
solid understanding of how to integrate a FortiMail Secure Messaging appliance into their existing email infrastructure in order to provide maximum protection against blended email-related threats and facilitate regulatory compliance.