Administering & Positioning Cisco Umbrella Operations

Cisco Umbrella is a cloud security platform that provides the first line of defense against threats on the Internet. Being able to understand and position how Cisco Umbrella works and what are the features is the key focus of this 3-day Cisco online IT class. Students who enter the course with a basic understanding of Cisco products and IT solutions will be able to describe the Cisco Umbrella, understand Secure Internet Gateway and Ransomware Protection, discuss Threat Intelligence, use Cisco Roaming Client.

Days : 3
Price :




Who should attend

  • Channel Partner
  • System Engineers
  • System Administrators
  • Architects
  • Security Professionals


The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Basic understanding of Cisco products and solutions

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the learner will gain the following knowledge:

  • How to describe and position Cisco Umbrella
  • Discuss Secure Internet Gateway and Ransomware Protection
  • Learn about DNS & IP layer enforcement & Intelligent Proxy
  • Describe Command and control callback blocking
  • Discuss Threat Intelligence
  • Compare Umbrella Packages
  • Understand Roaming Security
  • Basic understanding of Cisco Roaming Client
  • Understand how to use Cisco Umbrella Virtual Appliance
  • Explain the ease of Integrating Cisco Umbrella into Active Directory
  • Discuss Umbrella Reporting
  • Understand Utilize Multi-Organization Tools

Outline: Administering & Positioning Cisco Umbrella Operations (ADMUMB)

Module 1: Describe Cisco Umbrella

  • Umbrella and Available Features Overview

Module 2: Umbrella Deployment Options

  • DHCP
  • DNS Server
  • Roaming Client

Module 3: Configure Policy Components – Part 1

  • Destination Lists
  • Content Categories
  • Application Settings
  • Tenant Controls
  • Security Settings

Module 4: Configure Policy Components – Part 2

  • Block Page Appearance
  • Integrations
  • Selective Decryption Lists
  • Bypass Users
  • Bypass Codes

Module 5: Umbrella Policies-DNS, Firewall and Web

  • DNS Policies
  • Firewall Policies
  • Web Policies

Module 6: Integrating Umbrella with Active Directory

  • AD Connector and Script
  • Virtual Appliance
  • Roaming Client
  • AnyConnect Roaming Security

Module 7: Umbrella Roaming Security – Roaming Client

Module 8: Umbrella Roaming Security – AnyConnect Roaming Security

Module 9: Cisco Umbrella DNS Mobile Security

  • MDM Integration
  • IOS Devices
  • Android Devices

Module 10: User Account Management

  • Local Accounts
  • User Roles

Module 11: Umbrella Reporting

  • Core Reports
  • Additional Reports
  • Management Reports

Module 12: Umbrella Investigate

Module 13: Umbrella Multi-Organization

Module 14: Integrating Umbrella within Cisco SecureX