Overview

This course is designed to introduce or refresh the audience on what a firewall is meant to do on a network or host.

Course Content

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce or refresh the audience on what a firewall is meant to do on a network or host. I will discuss different kinds of firewalls including packet filtering, stateful and application. The course will provide information on network address translation, DNS, DHCP and common port usage that we must think about when creating firewall rules and zones. This course will provide a lab so that viewers can participate in the configuration of separate zones such as a LAN, WAN and DMZ. This lab will help immerse the viewer in what he/she is attempting to learn from this course.

Instructed By

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Mario Bardowell
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Certificate Of Completion

Complete this course and earn a pfSense: Installing and Configuring the Firewall Certificate of Completion