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VMware Carbon Black EDR Administrator

  • Course Code VMCBEA
  • Duration 1 day

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Elearning (Self-paced)

    Self paced electronic learning

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview


This one-day VMware Carbon Black course teaches you how to use the VMware Carbon Black® EDR™ product and leverage the capabilities to configure and maintain the system according to your organization’s security posture and policies. This course provides an in-depth, technical understanding of the Carbon Black EDR product through comprehensive coursework and hands-on scenario-based labs.

Product Alignment:

  • VMware Carbon Black EDR

Course Schedule


Target Audience

System administrators and security operations personnel, including analysts and managers

Course Objectives


By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe the components and capabilities of the Carbon Black EDR server
  • Identify the architecture and data flows for Carbon Black EDR communication
  • Describe the Carbon Black EDR server installation process
  • Manage and configure the Carbon Black EDR sever based on organizational requirements
  • Perform searches across process and binary information
  • Implement threat intelligence feeds and create watchlists for automated notifications
  • Describe the different response capabilities available from the Carbon Black EDR server
  • Use investigations to correlate data between multiple processes

Course Content


1  Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

2  Planning and Installation

  • Hardware and software requirements
  • Architecture
  • Data flows
  • Server installation review
  • Installing sensors

3  Server Administration

  • Configuration and settings
  • Carbon Black EDR users and groups

4  Process Search and Analysis

  • Filtering options
  • Creating searches
  • Process analysis and events

5  Binary Search and Banning Binaries

  • Filtering options
  • Creating searches
  • Hash banning

6  Search best practices

  • Search operators
  • Advanced queries

7  Threat Intelligence

  • Enabling alliance feeds
  • Threat reports details
  • Use and functionality

8  Watchlists

  • Creating watchlists
  • Use and functionality

9  Alerts / Investigations / Response

  • Using the HUD
  • Alerts workflow
  • Using network isolation
  • Using live response

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.