Cisco WSA

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Cisco WSA

Proxy server with capability to detect malware and block malware and URL

updated on icon Updated on Dec, 2023

language icon Language - English

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architecture icon IT & Software,Network & Security,Cisco

Lectures -10

Resources -3

Duration -2 hours


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Course Description

cisco WSA is an all-in-one web security that combines advanced malware protection, application visibility, and control, insightful reporting, secure mobility, and acceptable use policy controls that keeps the organization safe from Internet-based threats.

Threats are not only found on suspicious websites, they can also be hidden on legitimate websites where users might click them unknowingly. Cisco WSA is equipped with a comprehensive range of security that can immediately block suspicious websites, detect hidden malware on websites, and test unknown websites before users can click on them.

The WSA uses real-time threat security intelligence from Cisco Advanced Malware Protection (AMP) Threat Grid and Cisco Talos to stay one step ahead of the latest Internet threats and prevent the most current exploits from infiltrating the network. It also provides many layers of malware protection and key data loss prevention (DLP) technologies throughout the whole attack spectrum.

Strong threat protection

Secure every device through a sophisticated global threat-intelligence infrastructure, powered by Cisco Talos, and stay ahead of threats with industry-leading visibility and actionable intelligence.

Granular controls

Enable advanced control of all web traffic, including dynamic web content such as social media applications, and block risky behaviors without hindering user productivity.

Flexible deployment

Scale and evolve as your organizational needs change. Deploy Cisco Secure Web Appliance as a hardware appliance, virtual machine, or in the public cloud using Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.

Who this course is for:

  • IT Professionals, students, IT administrators, Security Operator or admin


What will you learn in this course:

  • Cisco Web Security Appliance Introduction

  • WSA proxy services

  • Explicit and Transparent proxy

  • Browser & URL blocking

  • Regex


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Basic Networking

Cisco WSA


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

10 Lectures
  • play icon Introduction 24:01 24:01
  • play icon Explicit Proxy 13:16 13:16
  • play icon WSA GUI & AD integration 20:01 20:01
  • play icon WSA Transparent proxy Part1 04:12 04:12
  • play icon WSA Transparent Proxy Part2 28:28 28:28
  • play icon WSA User Authentication 07:38 07:38
  • play icon WSA Bocking Browser 07:38 07:38
  • play icon WSA Regix 10:34 10:34
  • play icon WSA Https Decryption Intro 12:12 12:12
  • play icon Resources

Instructor Details



I am specialized in cisco products and currently working as service support consultant. I do provide advice to the organization in designing networks. My hobbies are to read technology books specially the cisco ones and listen to music. I am very fond of technology so always will be installing and configuring the device in my lab environment and try to explain professional with real life designing configuration.

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