Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation Training

Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation Training (CNS-301)


Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation Training Course with Labs

This Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation Training course will provide you with the foundation to manage, configure, and monitor advanced features and components of Citrix NetScaler 10.5. Through interactive discussion and hands-on labs you will be guided through advanced administration tasks such as troubleshooting, configuring application security with Citrix Application Firewall, tuning the NetScaler for high-traffic loads, configuring AAA for system management, and configuring advanced policies using service callouts. You will also learn advanced monitoring and management tasks such as configuring and implementing NetScaler Insight Center, Command Center, and NetScaler Web Logging as well. Prior NetScaler knowledge is strongly recommended. As part of this course you will have access to hands-on exercises within a virtual lab environment.

This Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation Training course is based on the Citrix NetScaler 10.5 product, but the skills and fundamental concepts you will learn are common to other product versions as well.

Customize It:

With onsite Training, courses can be scheduled on a date that is convenient for you, and because they can be scheduled at your location, you don’t incur travel costs and students won’t be away from home. Onsite classes can also be tailored to meet your needs. You might shorten a 5-day class into a 3-day class, or combine portions of several related courses into a single course, or have the instructor vary the emphasis of topics depending on your staff’s and site’s requirements.

Audience/Target Group

System administrators or network operations personnel who work with Citrix NetScaler products.

Citrix NetScaler 11 Advanced Implementation (CNS-301)Related Courses:

Duration: 5 days

Class Prerequisites:

Experience configuring NetScaler systems
Knowledge of network security threats and site protection concepts such as firewalls, worms, and DDoS attacks
Understanding of concepts related to monitoring and management including basics of SNMP

What You Will Learn:

Identify common web attacks and vulnerabilities
Write PERL compatible regular expressions
Configure Citrix Application Firewall to protect web applications
Troubleshoot Citrix Application Firewall
Install and configure NetScaler Insight Center to monitor performance
Install, configure, and use Citrix Command Center to manage NetScaler devices
Configure and use additional advanced features of NetScaler including NetScaler Web Logging, HTTP callout, and AAA authentication for web applications

Course Content:

Getting Started

Introduction to the NetScaler System

Advanced Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Resources
NetScaler System Overview
nCore Configuration Architecture
Built-In Tools
Real-Time Performance Statistics
Historical Statistics
Third-Party Tools

Profiles and Policies

Engine Settings

Regular Expressions

Forms of Regular Expressions
Using Regular Expressions
Metacharacters and Literal Characters
Back referencing
Look heads
Regular Expression Scope

Attacks and Protections

Security Checks
HTTPS Web Applications
Buffer Overflow Exploits and Protection
Parameter Manipulation
Server Misconfiguration
Deny URL Protection
SQL Injection
HTML SQL Injection Protection
Command Injection
Field Format Protection
Cookie Tampering and Poisoning
Cookie Consistency Protection
Form/Hidden Field Manipulation
Form Field Consistency Protection
Forceful Browsing
Start URLs
Backdoors and Misconfigurations
URL Closure
Identity Theft Attacks
Credit Card Protection
Protecting Credit Cards
Errors Triggering Sensitive Information Leaks
Safe Object Protection

Application Firewall Troubleshooting

Application Firewall and
Configuration Issues

Queuing and Connection Tuning

HTTP Connections
HTTP Connection Management and NetScaler
HTTP Behavior
TCP Buffering
Surge Queue
Surge Protection
Priority Queuing
HTTP Denial-of-Service Protection

Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing

Users, Groups and Command Policies
External Authentication for System Users
AAA for Traffic Management
Audit Logging

AppExpert Rate Limiting, HTTP Service Callout, and Policy-based Logging

HTTP Callouts
Configuring HTTP Callouts
HTTP Callout Use Cases
Configuring Rate Control
Rate Control Policy Scenarios
Policy-based Logging

Command Center

Command Center Introduction
Command Center Clients
Server Requirements
Port Setting Requirements
Command Center Installation
Command Center Functionality
Command Center Administration

Insight Center

Insight Center Overview
AppFlow on the NetScaler System
How Insight Center Collects AppFlow Data
HDX Insight
HTML Injection

NetScaler Web Logging

NetScaler Web Logging Introduction
NetScaler System Configuration
NSWL Client Installation
NSWL Client Configuration
Troubleshooting Web Logging

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Time Frame: 0-3 Months4-12 Months

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