KL 002.12.1: kaspersky Endpoint Security and Management

Kaspersky Endpoint Security and Management
KL 002.12.1
Target group
The course is aimed at Microsoft Windows system administrators, security professionals and administrators, technical and pre-sale support engineers.
Applications covered in the course:
  • Kaspersky Security Center
  • Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows
3 days

Course objective

The main objective of the course is to provide participants with all the knowledge required to deploy, configure, and manage the solution.
The course teaches how to design, deploy, and maintain protection systems based on Kaspersky Endpoint Security and centrally manage them via Kaspersky Security Center. It describes products designed to protect a network of up to 1000 endpoints in a single location. Endpoints in this course are servers and workstations running Windows.
The theoretical part of the course and hands-on labs provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to:

  • Describe the capabilities of Kaspersky Endpoint Security for Windows and Kaspersky Security Center.

  • Design and deploy an optimal protection solution based on Kaspersky Endpoint Security in a Windows network and manage it via Kaspersky Security Center

  • Maintain the deployed system

Requirements for participants

Basic understanding of networking technologies, such as TCP/IP, DNS, email, web. Basic Windows administrator skills. Basic knowledge of information security principles


1. Deployment

1.1. General

1.2. Kaspersky Security Center installation

  • Lab 1. Installing Kaspersky Security Center

1.3. Deploying Kaspersky Endpoint Security

  • Lab 2. Deploying Kaspersky Endpoint Security

1.4. Working with groups of managed devices

  • Lab 3. Creating a structure of managed devices

1.5. Kaspersky Security Center Cloud Console

2. Protection management

2.1. How Kaspersky Endpoint Security protects computers

2.2. How to configure file protection

2.3. How to configure protection against network threats

  • Lab 4. Configuring file protection

  • Lab 5. Configure Mail Threat Protection

  • Lab 6. Test Web Threat Protection

2.4. How to configure protection against sophisticated threats

  • Lab 7. Protecting network folders against ransomware

  • Lab 8. Test protection against fileless threats

  • Lab 9. Test protection against exploits

  • Lab 10. Configuring Host Intrusion Prevention to protect against ransomware

2.5. How to control network connections

  • Lab 11. Testing Network Threat Protection

  • 3. Control

    3.1. General

    3.2. Application Control

    • Lab 12. Configuring Application Control

    • Lab 13. Blocking start of unknown applications in the network

    3.3. Device Control

    3.4. Web Control

    • Lab 14. Configuring web access control

    3.5. Adaptive Anomaly Control

    • Lab 15. Configuring Adaptive Anomaly Control

    4. Kaspersky Endpoint Detection and Response Optimum

    4.1. General

    4.2. Deploying Kaspersky Endpoint Detection and Response Optimum

    4.3. Incident response

    • Lab 16. Simulating an attack on the enterprise network

    • Lab 17. Deploying Kaspersky Endpoint Detection and Response Optimum

    • Lab 18. Preparing Endpoint Detection and Response Optimum

    • Lab 19. Responding to an incident

    5. Administration

    5.1. Administration Server hardening

    5.2. Backup, restore and maintenance

    5.3. Configuring policies and tasks

    • Lab 20. Configuring password protection

    5.4. Event storage and integration with SIEM

    5.5. Vulnerability management

    5.6. Monitoring and reports

    • Lab 21. Customizing the dashboard

    • Lab 22. Configuring reports

    5.7. Checklists

    5.8. Contacting technical support

    • Lab 23. Collecting diagnostic information

    What's new

    Course materials and labs have been updated for version 14.1 of Kaspersky Security Center and version 12.1 of Kaspersky Endpoint Security.
    The following information has been added to the presentation and student guide:

    • New Kaspersky Endpoint Detection and Response Optimum module

    • Tips for hardening Administration Server to prevent compromise

    • Specifics of protection deployment in Kaspersky Security Center Cloud Console

    • Vulnerability management

    • Integration with SIEM