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Airlock WAF Expert

Trainings goals

The expert training is for Airlock administrators who want to expand their knowledge in order to use Airlock WAF to its fullest. After completing this training, participants know in detail about Airlock’s advanced configuration options, as well as all the available Airlock modules.

Administrative information

The training is taught by a member of Ergon’s Airlock Professional Services team. It consists of 3 days, including extensive hands-on practical exercises and takes place at Ergon’s premises at Merkurstrasse 43, 8032 Zurich.

CHF 2.850 (EUR 2.590)
including certification
On demand: + CHF 200 (EUR 180) for printed handouts on paper.

Further information


  • Airlock administrators with Airlock WAF Engineers (AWE) certificate   
  • Web application security experts
  • Airlock partners and solution providers


  • trouble shootin: network traffic analysis using tcpdump/Wireshark and deeper log analysis etc.
  • admin authentication
  • dynamic whitelisting
  • DyVE and OpenAPI
  • client fingerprinting
  • Kerberos ID propagation
  • Secure Session Transfer
  • ICAP Service and SDK
  • SOAP/XML filter
  • locking and staging
  • REST

      The content is accompanied by hand-on exercises.


To achieve AWX certification, participation in the Airlock WAF Expert (AWX) training is recommended but not mandatory. Typical certification candidates are system administrators, network engineers and system integrators.


The examination lasts 90 minutes and usually takes place during the last day of the AWX training. It consists of a multiple choice test and covers all topics from the AWX training. Upon successful completion of the certification, the participant will receive his or her Airlock WAF Engineer (AWX) certificate, which is valid for 3 years.

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