CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization SolutionsNewly Released

CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization Solutions Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

Learn to secure your virtualization deployments with this two-day course that covers XenApp and XenDesktop. You'll learn how to secure XenApp and XenDesktop traffic, getting an understanding of when and where to secure traffic between XenApp and XenDesktop components, and advanced authentication implementations covering multifactor authentication, Smart Card, SAML, and FAS. Additionally, you'll explore, how to protect your applications against vulnerabilities, Citrix Cloud security leading practices as well as operating system hardening, hypervisor security, and monitoring and operations Citrix recommended practices.

Next Class Dates

Feb 15, 2018 – Feb 16, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM ET
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization Solutions Course

  • » This course is built for IT Professionals familiar with XenApp and XenDesktop. Potential students include: administrators, engineers, and architects.

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Course Prerequisites for CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization Solutions

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CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization Solutions Course Objectives

  • » Learn how to secure Citrix traffic between components
  • » Understand Citrix authentication and authorization workflows with multifactor authentication
  • » Identify methods for desktop and application hardening with registry and policy lockdowns
  • » Learn to optimize monitoring and operations with Citrix leading security practices

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CTX-272 Securing Citrix Virtualization Solutions Course Outline

      1. Securing Traffic in a XenApp and XenDesktop Environment
        1. Secure Network Zones
        2. NetScaler Gateway
        3. StoreFront Security
        4. XML and STA Security
        5. TLS to VDA Encryption
        6. Supporting Infrastructure Security
        7. Citrix Cloud Security
      2. Implementing Advanced Authentication Methods for XenApp and XenDesktop
        1. Windows Based Authentication
        2. Pass-through Authentication
        3. Multi-Factor Authentication
        4. Smart-card Authentication
        5. Federated Identify
        6. Citrix Cloud Authentication
      3. Improving App and Data Security
        1. Secure Network Zones
        2. NetScaler Gateway
        3. StoreFront Security
        4. XML and STA Security
        5. TLS to VDA Encryption
        6. Supporting Infrastructure Security
        7. Citrix Cloud Security
      4. Implementing XenApp/XenDesktop Operating System Hardening
        1. GPOs and Citrix Policies
        2. Lockdowns and NetScaler SmartControl
        3. Registry Edits and Third-Party Tools
        4. Workspace Environment Manager
        5. Image Management
      5. Hypervisor Security
        1. Delivery Controller to Hypervisor Connection
        2. Hypervisor Security Leading Practices
        3. XenServer Security
      6. XenMobile NetScaler Integration
        1. Role Based Access Control
        2. Logging and Auditing
        3. Service Account Privileges
        4. Antivirus

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
Jessy S.
- Citrix expert with an extensive number of Citrix certifications such as CCI, CCA, CCAA, and MCSA to name a few.
- Strong experience with system designs, project planning, and implementation of network resources for companies across US, Eastern Russia and Asia.
- First certified in 1974 in Electronics Design and since then working in the IT field.

Bio:

Jessy is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) as well as a Citrix Certified Instructor (CCI) working in the IT field since 1974, with a focus on integration and training. He holds more than 9 Citrix certifications, making him a true Citrix expert, and sharing the NetCom Learning values of becoming a lifelong learner.

Jessy has a strong background in system designs, project planning, and implementation of network resources. He has worked for companies across US, Eastern Russia and Asia and now focuses on Citrix training, where he recognized as one of the top trainers in Citrix technology and certifications.

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