JUNOS Intrusion Prevention System Functionality — A 2-day course

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This two-day course is designed to provide an introduction to the Intrusion Prevention System (IPS) feature set available on the Juniper Networks SRX Series Services Gateway. The course covers concepts, ideas, and terminology relating to providing intrusion prevention using the SRX Series platform. Hands-on labs offer students the opportunity to configure various IPS features and to test and analyze those functions. This course is based on the Junos operating system Release 10.4R1.

Course Objectives

After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:

Suitable for

This course benefits individuals responsible for configuring and monitoring the IPS aspects of SRX Series devices.


Students should have basic networking knowledge, an understanding of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) reference model and an understanding of the TCP/IP protocol suite. Students should also attend the Introduction to the Junos Operating System (IJOS) course, the Junos Routing Essentials (JRE) course, and the Junos Security (JSEC) course, or they should have equivalent experience prior to attending this class.


This course has been retired and is no longer available.

Course Contents

Chapter 1: Course Introduction

Chapter 2: Overview of IPS Functionality

Chapter 3: Initial Device Configuration

Chapter 4: IPS Terminology and Concepts

Chapter 5: IPS Attack Objects

Chapter 6: Scanning and Reconnaissance

Chapter 7: Blocking Evasion Techniques and Denial of Service

Chapter 8: Reporting