LiveWeek 3:2017

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INTRA-INTERFACE (packets enter and exit same interface?)

Link to article Intra-Interface

The Palo Alto Networks firewall comes with 2 implied security policies to ensure that sessions from and to the same zone are permitted and sessions from one zone to another are blocked unless overruled. But what if packets need to stay on the same interface? Check out the discussion and solution with Community member @MicGioia and others. Thanks for the lively discussion, everyone!

From Intra-Interface, please send questions or comments to Tom @reaper

 

INTRAZONE VS INTERZONE RULES

Intrazone vs interzone article and video for you

What's the difference between an interzone, intrazone, and universal rule, and why is the distinction important? Our video tutorial gives you all the scoop and more.

From the article and video, stay in the zone and shoot intergalactic questions and comments to Joe at @jdelio

 

GETTING STARTED: HOW TO CONFIGURE U-TURN NAT

Article and video for you

We've got a little trick up our sleeves. It's called U-Turn NAT, and if you've been wondering how to get to external web servers from inside your network, you'll want to watch this week's video from Tom.

From this tricky tip, featuring article and video, send questions or comments to Tom @reaper

 

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DotW: DISCUSSION OF THE WEEK

URL WILDCARD PATTERN

Link to article URL Wildcarad Pattern here

Is it possible to block URLs that have a particular pattern or string? Community member @oscaringosv asks about this as well as blocking keywords. Members @BPry and others chime in. Our Solutions Engineer, Kim, does a great wrap-up of the discussions and presents a comprehensive listing of separators, a thorough discussion of tokens, and points the way to workarounds. See more on this topic in our discussion forum at:

Check out URL Wildcard Pattern. From the article, send comments, feedback, and your ideas to Kim @kiwi

 

TIPS & TRICKS:  WHY USE A VPN PROXY ID?

Link to article Why Use a VPN Proxy ID? here

When we are talking about IPSec VPN tunnels, if you are setting up the Palo Alto Networks firewall to work with a peer that supports policy-based VPN, you must define proxy IDs.  Our Solutions Engineer Joe walks you through how to do that here.

Joe explains, in highly illustrative diagrams, how and why a VPN Proxy ID is essential to your configuration.

From this popular and instructive article, shoot questions and comments to Joe at @jdelio

 

VIDEO TUTORIAL: HOW TO USE AUTOFOCUS

Link to our AutoFocus video here

AutoFocus is a great threat intelligence service that can be used by security operators and first responders to discover important threats on their network and quickly distinguish commodity threats from targeted attacks. Let's dig even deeper into this robust and versatile tool.

From the AutoFocus article and video, send questions and comments to Joe at @jdelio

 

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Don’t miss the biggest security event of the year! Join Palo Alto Networks on February 7 to learn more: http://go.paloaltonetworks.com/cyberseccolossalevent
A special guest will be at the biggest security event of the year! Join Palo Alto Networks on February 7 to find out who it is: http://go.paloaltonetworks.com/cyberseccolossalevent
Live Event: Join Palo Alto Networks on February 7 for security’s colossal event: http://go.paloaltonetworks.com/cyberseccolossalevent

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· So you've just migrated to the cloud. Now what? http://bit.ly/2jKStEa
· Mark McLaughlin shares his thoughts heading into next week’s World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland: http://bit.ly/2jgTQg9
· The second wave of Shamoon 2 attacks reveal possible new tactic. Get more details in Unit 42's Threat Brief: http://bit.ly/2iReweh

Till next week--

Gail

@editeur

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