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Trend Micro Deep Discovery Training for Certified Professionals

  • Course Code TMDD
  • Duration 3 days

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview



™ Deep Discovery™ Advanced Threat Detection 3.0 Training for Certified Professionals  is a three-day, instructor-led training course where participants will learn how to plan, deploy, and manage a Deep Discovery threat detection solution using:

Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery™ Inspector

Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery™ Analyzer

Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery™ Director

Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery™ Director – Network Analytics

Participants explore key concepts and methodologies of using a blend of Deep Discovery solutions

for a more complete approach to network security. This course provides a variety of hands-on lab

exercises, allowing each student to put the lesson content into action. There will be an opportunity to

setup and configure various Deep Discovery solution management and administration features and

test their functionality using the virtual labs.

A comprehensive look is provided on the purpose, features, and capabilities of Deep Discovery network

security solutions, including recommendations on best practices and general troubleshooting steps

for a successful implementation and long-term maintenance of a Deep Discovery environment.

The course also explores various deployment considerations and requirements needed to tie Deep

Discovery solutions into other Trend Micro products to provide synchronized threat intelligence

sharing for advanced threat detection.

Course Schedule

    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 13-15 June, 2021
    • Location: Virtual
    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 13-15 June, 2021
    • Location: Virtual
    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 13-15 June, 2021
    • Location: Virtual


    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 06-08 July, 2021
    • Location: Virtual
    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 06-08 July, 2021
    • Location: Virtual


Target Audience


This course is designed for IT professionals who are responsible for protecting networks from any kind

of network, endpoint, or cloud security threats.

The individuals who will typically benefit the most include:

System administrators

Network engineers

Support engineers

Integration engineers

Solution and security architects

Course Objectives


Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

Describe the purpose, features, and capabilities of Deep Discovery advanced threat  detection solutions

Configure Deep Discovery Inspector, and enable threat detection

Setup and use administrative and security management features in:

Deep Discovery Inspector

Deep Discovery Analyzer

Deep Discovery Director

Explain how Connected Threat Defense™ works

Describe key features of Deep Discovery Director and how to integrate with other Deep

Discovery products for centralized management and visibility

Course Content


Product Overview :

Trend Micro solutions

Trend Micro Network Defense

Key requirements for Trend Micro Network


Threat classifications

Trend Micro Network Defense solutions

Deep Discovery

Product family

Deep Discovery capabilities

Deep Discovery threat detection technology overview

Deep Discovery Inspector :

Network requirements

Deep Discovery Inspector network connections

Services accessed by Deep Discovery


Deep Discovery Inspector deployment topologies

Single connection—single Deep Discovery


Multiple connections—single Deep

Discovery Inspector

Multiple connections—multiple Deep

Discovery Inspectors

Inter-VM traffic

Gateway proxy servers

Configuring Deep Discovery Inspector :

Pre-configuration console

Configuring network settings

Configuring system settings

Performing administration tasks

Deep Discovery Inspector Virtual Analyzer

Configuring Deep Discovery Inspector detection rules

Avoiding false positives

Troubleshooting Deep Discovery Inspector

Check network link status from web console

Verifying back-end services

Testing with demo rules

Packet capturing

Verifying if network traffic is received

Testing ATSE-based detections

Testing malicious URLs

Verifying detected threats

Checking system performanceCaveats for deploying Deep Discovery

Inspector only at ingress/egress points

Understanding the attack cycle

Analyzing Detected Threats in Deep Discovery Inspector :

Using the dashboard to view detected threats

Using the detections’ menu to view and  analyze detected threats

Identifying affected hosts in attacks

Viewing affected hosts information

Viewing detection details

Viewing all Deep Discovery Inspector detections

Obtaining key information for analyzing threat detections

Detection severity information

Attack phase information

Detection type information

Working with suspicious objects deny list

Block action for deny list

Allow list

Suspicious objects risk rating

Viewing hosts with command and control callbacks

Virtual Analyzer settings

Controlling file submissions to Virtual


Virtual Analyzer cache

Virtual Analyzer sample processing time

File submission issues (not being sent to Virtual Analyzer)

Deep Discovery Analyzer :

Key features

Deep Discovery Analyzer specifications

Ports used

What is Deep Discovery Analyzer looking for?

Deep Discovery Analyzer sandbox

Scanning flow

Sandbox analysis flow

Post-sandbox analysis flow

Virtual Analyzer outputs

Configuring network settings for Deep

Discovery Analyzer

Using the Deep Discovery Analyzer

web console

Performing system management functions

Performing Deep Discovery Analyzer

sandbox tasks

Product compatibility and integration

Submitting samples to Deep Discovery


Viewing sample submission details

Obtaining full details for analyzed samples

Managing the suspicious objects list

Interpreting results

Generating reports

Using alerts

Preparing and importing a

custom sandbox

Deep Discovery Director:

Deep Discovery Director requirements

Product interoperability

Planning a deployment

Installing Deep Discovery Director

Configuring network settings in the preconfiguration console

Managing Deep Discovery Director

Configuring deployment plans

Managing threat detections

Sharing advanced threats and indicators of compromise (IOCs) through STIX and TAXII

Deep Discovery Director - Network :


Threat sharing

Deploying Deep Discovery Director –

Network Analytics

Pre-deployment checklist

System requirements

Installing Deep Discovery Director -

Network Analytics on a VMware virtual machine

Managing Deep Discovery Director –

Network Analytics

Accessing Deep Discovery Director –

Network Analytics settings

Registering to Deep Discovery Inspector

Adding a syslog server

Configuring additional settings

Correlation overview

Metadata samples

Using correlation data for threat analysis

Viewing correlation data (correlated events)

Analyzing correlation data information

Reviewing correlation data summary

Viewing the correlation data graph

Viewing correlation data for suspicious objects

Preventing Targeted Attacks Through :

Connected Threat Defense

Connected Threat Defense life cycle

Combating targeted attacks with

Connected Threat Defense

Key benefits of Connected Threat Defense

Requirements for Connected

Threat Defense

Connected Threat Defense architecture

Suspicious object list management

Setting up Connected Threat Defense

Suspicious objects handling process

Tracking suspicious objects

Appendices :

What’s new

Deep Discovery Inspector 5.5

Deep Discovery Analyzer 6.5

Deep Discovery Director 5.0

Deep Discovery Director - Network

Analytics as a Service 5.0

Trend Micro Threat Connect

Trend Micro product integration

Deep Discovery Inspector supported protocols

Installing and configuring

Deep Discovery Inspector

Deep Discovery Threat

Detection technologies

Creating sandboxes



Course Prerequisites


Before you take this course, Trend Micro recommends that you have a working knowledge of their

products and services, as well as basic networking concepts and principles.

Experience with the following products and technologies is also necessary:

Windows® servers and clients

Firewalls, web application firewalls, packet inspection devices

General understanding of malware

Participants are required to bring a laptop computer with a recommended screen resolution

of at least 1980 x 1080 or above, and a display size of 15” or above.