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SESA | Securing Email with Cisco Email Security Appliance

SESA | Securing Email with Cisco Email Security Appliance


The Securing Email with Cisco Email Security Appliance (SESA) training shows you how to deploy and use Cisco® Email Security Appliance to establish protection for your email systems against phishing, business email compromise, and ransomware, and to help streamline email security policy management. This hands-on training provides you with the knowledge and skills to implement, troubleshoot, and administer Cisco Email Security Appliance, including key capabilities, such as advanced malware protection, spam blocking, anti-virus protection, outbreak filtering, encryption, quarantines, and data loss prevention.


This training prepares you for the 300-720 SESA v1.1 exam. If passed, you earn the Cisco Certified Specialist – Email Content Security certification and satisfy the concentration exam requirement for the CCNP Security certification. This training also earns you 24 Continuing Education (CE) credits towards recertification.



  • Describe and administer the Cisco Email Security Appliance
  • Control sender and recipient domains
  • Control spam with Talos SenderBase and anti-spam
  • Use anti-virus and outbreak filters
  • Use mail policies
  • Use content filters
  • Use message filters
  • Prevent data loss
  • Perform lightweight directory access protocol (LDAP) queries
  • Authenticate simple mail transfer protocol (SMTP) sessions
  • Authenticate email
  • Encrypt email
  • Use system quarantines and delivery methods
  • Perform centralized management using clusters
  • Test and troubleshoot


How you'll benefit

This training will help you:

  • Deploy high-availability email protection against the dynamic, rapidly changing threats affecting your organization
  • Gain leading-edge career skills focused on enterprise security
  • Prepare for the 300-720 SESA v1.1 exam
  • Earn 24 CE credits toward recertification


Who should enroll

  • Security Engineers
  • Security Administrators
  • Security Architects
  • Operations Engineers
  • Network Engineers
  • Network Administrators
  • Network or Security Technicians
  • Network Managers
  • System Designers
  • Cisco Integrators and Partners



  • Security



The basic technical competencies you are expected to have before attending this training are:

  • Cisco certification, such as Cisco Certified Support Technician (CCST) Cybersecurity certification or higher
  • Relevant industry certification, such as (ISC)2, CompTIA Security+, EC-Council, Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC), and ISACA
  • Cisco Networking Academy letter of completion (CCNA® 1 and CCNA 2)
  • Windows expertise, such as Microsoft [Microsoft Specialist, Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)], and CompTIA (A+, Network+, Server+)

The knowledge and skills you are expected to have before attending this training are:

  • Transmission control protocol/internet protocol (TCP/IP) services, including domain name system (DNS), secure shell (SSH), file transfer protocol (FTP), simple network management protocol (SNMP), hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP), and hypertext transfer protocol secure (HTTPS)
  • Experience with IP routing


Course Outline

  • Describing the Cisco Email Security Appliance
  • Controlling Sender and Recipient Domains
  • Controlling Spam with Talos SenderBase and Anti-Spam
  • Using Anti-Virus and Outbreak Filters
  • Using Mail Polices
  • Using Content Filters
  • Using Message Filters
  • Preventing Data Loss
  • Using LDAP
  • Describing SMTP Session Authentication
  • Using Email Authentication
  • Using Email Encryption
  • Administering the Cisco Email Security Appliance
  • Using System Quarantines and Delivery Methods
  • Centralizing Management Using Clusters
  • Testing and Troubleshooting

Lab Outline

  • Verify and Test Cisco ESA Configuration
  • Advanced Malware in Attachments (Macro Detection)
  • Protect Against Malicious or Undesirable URLs Beneath Shortened URLs
  • Protect Against Malicious or Undesirable URLs Inside Attachments
  • Intelligently Handle Unscannable Messages
  • Leverage AMP Cloud Intelligence Via Pre-Classification Enhancement
  • Integrate Cisco ESA with AMP Console
  • Prevent Threats with Anti-Virus Protection
  • Applying Outbreak Filters
  • Configure Attachment Scanning
  • Configure Outbound Data Loss Prevention
  • Integrate Cisco ESA with LDAP and Enable the LDAP Accept Query
  • Domain Keys Identified Mail (DKIM)
  • Sender Policy Framework (SPF)
  • Forged Email Detection
  • Perform Basic Administration
  • Configure the Cisco Secure Email and Web Manager for Tracking and Reporting


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Debido a las constantes actualizaciones de los contenidos de los cursos por parte del fabricante, el contenido de este temario puede variar con respecto al publicado en el sitio oficial, sin embargo, Netec siempre entregará la versión actualizada de éste.

SESA | Securing Email with Cisco Email Security Appliance

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    Duración Virtual en vivo: 4 días
    Digital: 6 meses

    Virtual en vivo: 3.2

    Digital: 3.1

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    El curso digital incluye:

    - Laboratorios
    - Videos HD subtitulados y dirigidos por un instructor

    - Herramientas para evaluación, anotaciones, marcadores

    - Diploma oficial de Cisco

    - Continuing Education Credits

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