Cisco SITCS 1.0: Configuring Cisco Email Security

This path is designed to prepare security engineers with the knowledge covering advanced firewall architecture and configuration with the Cisco next-generation firewall, utilizing access, and identity policies. It is also suitable for students interested in pursuing their Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) certification.


Expected Duration
72 minutes

The Cisco ESA uses two different sets of mail policies for message content security allowing different security rules to be defined for messages sent to your users and messages sent from your users. In this course, you will learn how to configure the different features within the incoming and outgoing mail policies; anti-spam, anti-virus, content filters, outbreak filters, and data loss prevention. You will also be able to describe the reporting functions and the tools used for troubleshooting the mail processing flows. This course is one of a series in the SkillSoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Implementing Cisco Threat Control Solutions (SITCS) 1.0 (300-207 SITCS) exam.


Configuring Cisco ESA Mail Policies

  • start the course
  • describe the Cisco ESA Incoming and Outgoing Mail Policies Configurations Overview
  • describe how the Cisco Email Security Appliance matches mail policies
  • provide an overview of the Anti-Spam filtering
  • describe the Cisco ESA Spam Quarantine
  • describe the Cisco ESA Policy, Virus, and Outbreak Quarantines configuration
  • provide an overview of the anti-virus filtering
  • provide an overview of the content filters
  • describe the Cisco ESA Incoming and Outgoing Mail Policy Content Filters Configuration
  • provide an overview of the outbreak filters
  • provide an overview of the DLP outgoing mail policy feature
  • describe how to enable the DLP feature
  • provide an overview of the Cisco ESA reporting capabilities
  • describe message tracking tool
  • describe the trace tool
  • Practice: Cisco Basic E-mail Security Policies

  • configure the E-mail Security Appliance




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