Palo Alto Networks SuperFan Program

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A membership with super-sized benefits

Join forces with our global team of Palo Alto Networks SuperFans to show the world that superior prevention will always prevail over our cyber nemeses. As a SuperFan, you can save the day – while showing the world all you’ve learned – by spreading your Palo Alto Networks knowledge with X-ray-vision-like accuracy to help organizations protect our digital way of life.


Final round of Q&As from Ignite '18

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More questions and answers from Ignite '18. Were you there? Be sure to check your profile for your Ignite '18 badge. Plan for Austin next year on this side of the water. Plan for October THIS year for Ignite Europe in Amsterdam. See you then. In the meantime, the final round (ding! goes the bell) with more answers to your burning questions...


Ignite'18 Wrap - Answer the orphaned questions and bag some swag

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The Live Community booth was the most active at Ignite for the second year in a row with a lively and challenging Q&A, but what about the unanswered questions left on the bigger board? Click to show us what you know and bag some swag.



The latest from the great wall of knowledge at Ignite

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More reasons why you're here...


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View from the Ignite Floor

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Sharing our experiences of Ignite 2018!


Got Questions? #GetAnswers

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Our community Sentinel offers tips and tricks on favorite features of the NGFW. Get all your curiosities tickled and your questions answered at Ignite. Visit our experts in Booth 304 and #IgniteYourSecurity, get your security ducks in a row, and help the chickens safely cross the road!


LiveWeek 4 May 2018

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TAP interface -- what it does and how it works. The power of XML API at your fingertips. Does your new firewall prevent successful ransomware attacks? Well, it jolly well should -- testing before investing! Henbox: Inside the coop -- now what will the chickens come up with next? Speaking of chickens, why did that one cross the road? #GetAnswers and #IgniteYourSecurity with us in Anaheim May 21-24. 'Til then, join thousands of subscribers on our YouTube channel and follow us on Twitter. Count down to Ignite.


LiveWeek 27 Apr 2018

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A custom App-ID for the online, multiplayer game, Fortnite, popular among school-age children. HIP configuration for patch management. We've updated our Visio and Omnigraffle stencils. New App-IDs for April. Check out our YouTube channel and join us -- and Reaper -- on Twitter. A fix for the undersized board at Ignite. #IgniteYourSecurity and join us in Anaheim. Booth 304.


LiveWeek 13 Apr 2018

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Magnifier vs AutoFocus -- what's the difference? Using as a template or dummy IP? Stop now. Smoking out the Rarog cryptocurrency mining trojan. Best practices for Palo Alto Networks devices. Ten things to test in your future NGFW. Join thousands of fans on our YouTube channel. Follow us on Twitter. #IgniteYourSecurity in Anaheim next month. 


LiveWeek 29 Mar 2018

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Ignite '18. Anaheim. May 21-24. Looks like we got that bigger board we needed. Visit the Live Community at Ignite and see for yourself.  Use cases rule in (1) creating custom threat signatures from Snort signatures, (2) troubleshooting SSL decryption using dynamic address groups, and in (3) using XML-API to add and delete TS-Agents. Join us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. Join us to #IgniteYourSecurity. 


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LiveWeek 23 Mar 2018

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Traps 5.0 advanced endpoint protection FAQ, discussion, and docs. Compatibility matrix: what works best with what? More power to you with XML API. Ten things to test in your future NGFW. Limerick contest turns up lucky winners! Join us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. #IgniteYourSecurity -- see you at the cybersecurity conference of the year!


And the winners of the epic Reaper's St. Patrick's day Limerick competition are:

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Now the winners to you we now name

Of this, our cool Limerick game.

Our work is now done,

And we had so much fun.

Trust for you, it was surely the same.


LiveWeek 16 Mar2018

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New App-IDS coming up March 20. Moderating March Madness. GlobalProtect 4.1 secures your world near and far and includes a new Linux client! New Support and PSIRT articles in the knowledge base (KB). More than 375,000 views on YouTube. Nearly 5000 subscribers. Join us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. The security knowledge you crave – all in one place. Join us in Anaheim for Ignite ’18 security conference. Register on the Live Community.


LiveWeek 9 Mar 2018

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Activation, registration, and licensing Palo Alto Networks software and devices -- a process made simpler. GlobalProtect 4.1 gets a facelift and oh, so much more. NEW Support and PSIRT (Product Security Incident Response Team) areas in the community. Got a Limerick or a rhyme? Get it in while there's time. How many videos on our YouTube channel? Over 120. Subscribers? Marching steadily towards 5000. Views? Over 375,000. Be a part of that awesome. Join us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. Come to Ignite.


LiveWeek 2 Mar 2018

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Our Live Community Limerick contest salutes the Irish in St. Patrick and helps Reaper clean his office -- win some loot and snag some swag for your skills! Meanwhile, Kiwi challenges you to discover the power of XML API. User-ID and GlobalProtect team up to enforce security policies -- a dynamic duo. PAN-OS 8.1 quick look and guide to more info. Check out the ruggedized PA-220R NGFW. Join us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. Come to Ignite.


Reaper's St. Patrick's Day Limerick Contest

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There once was a guy with some loot.

Inventing contests to give it away was a hoot.

A whole bunch of shirts.

More than he could assert--

before you know it they'll all be en route.


LiveWeek 23 Feb 2018

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PAN-OS 8.1 and ruggedized NGFW are waiting in the wings! LiveWire newsletter is ready with tips for your free contribution. Tech Docs speaks of two steps forward with Magnifier and the Cloud Services Portal. Join more than 350,000 views of our YouTube channel and check out the latest: Searching Through Logs -- Where Do I Start? Grab the popcorn and settle in for more than 120 videos on our channel, follow us on Twitter, and prepare for Ignite, right?


LiveWeek 16 Feb 2018

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Your favorite features of the NGFW -- too numerous to name? A few of our community members take a stab at it -- and win t-shirts for their contributions.  Traps prevents Adobe Flash Player Zero-Day. Advanced endpoint protection against malware and exploits. NEW Palo Alto Networks Terraform provider for PAN-OS with a use example for you! Strange things happen when devices get infected. Our VM-Series on Google Cloud Platform protects your applications and data. Join nearly 4500 subscribers contributing to more than 350,000 views on our YouTube channel. Follow us on Twitter!


LiveWeek 9 Feb 2018

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Get a head start on the winter games in Pyeongchang, South Korea with a custom signature to control and monitor traffic. Joe blogs on the Epic Cloud Security viewing party and the combined Spark user event from Dallas -- see pics and more. Tech Docs delivers Magnifier, Cloud Services Portal, and Logging Service documentation. Join exclusive Magnifier discussions in the Live Community and get an eval auth code. Kim earns the Fighting the Fire badge with more than 100 solutions authored for security pros like you. Join 4363 subscribers on YouTube, follow us on Twitter, and come to Ignite.


Epic Cloud Security Event and Dallas Fuel Spark Event

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Joe attended the Dallas Fuel Spark event and Epic Cloud Security Event streaming party. View photos and read about the events that drew 100+ user group members and cloud enthusiasts to the airplane museum in Addison, Texas. 




LiveWeek 2 Feb 2018

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We want to see you at the Epic Cloud Security Event this Tuesday, 6 February 2018 or at one of the viewing parties in a city near you! Block attacks before they happen with Magnifier Behavioral Analytics. Panorama in AWS video. URL filtering test pages help illuminate the gray areas. Custom log forwarding in LEEF format for QRADAR SIEM (PAN-OS 8.0).  View more than a hundred videos with thousands of subscribers on our YouTube channel and follow us on Twitter. 


Like what you see? Click 1-2-3

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NEW! Show your appreciation by liking posts (click thumbs up) in our discussion forum. Do you see a post that proves to be the perfect solution? Click Accept as Solution to let the person who answered the question know. It all goes a long way towards sharing knowledge here in the community, and it helps community members -- like you -- earn badges, too!


LiveWeek 26 Jan 2018

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Have you checked the Release Notes for PAN-OS versions? The Release Notes just might hold the answer to the mystery of that issue you can't quite put your finger on. New Traps releases! See how Traps prevents Microsoft Office Equation Editor Zero-Day CVE-2018-0802. Move the cloud celebration and coversation beyond your desk -- attend an Epic Cloud Security Event viewing party with others on February 6. See which cities will be hosting viewing parties! 5 critical mistakes to avoid when buying your firewall. Message for Davos 2018. Join us on YouTube and follow us on Twitter. 


LiveWeek 19 Jan 2018

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Joe makes good on his promise to tell all about our new cloud offerings. Part 2 covers GlobalProtect Cloud Service, with innovative and secure solutions to deploy and scale GlobalProtect. Register for the Epic Cloud Security Event February 6 and enjoy both agility and protection in the cloud. See how a transparent, alternative, and hybrid solution can help you implement best practices for safe search. Aperture speaks Japanese.  AutoFocus 2.0.3. Ignite call for papers extended to February 12! Join more than 4000 subscribers on YouTube and follow us on Twitter. 


LiveWeek 12 Jan 2018

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Customer advisory and information about Spectre and Meltdown --  join the discussion and be in the know. Check out our video and learn how to size storage for the Logging Service. Ready for that Mexico vacay? Take or renew the PCNSE while you're there on January 23. Five critical mistakes to avoid when selecting and sizing your new firewall. Get ready for the Epic Cloud Security event February 6. Join us on YouTube and follow us on Twitter.


LiveWeek 5 Jan 2018

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Welcome 2018 with NEW Cloud Service offerings -- Part 1: The Logging Service blog and video. The best cloud coverage, without a SPECTRE of rain in sight -- no MELTDOWN here. When your firewall is possessed...and other anomalies in Reaper's year-end contest. Cert Fest in Mexico City January 23. Join nearly 4000 subscribers contributing to more than 315,000 views on our YouTube channel. Follow us on Twitter. Be a part of something greater, bigger, awesome -- join the Live Community.


LiveWeek 29 Dec 2017

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CONGRATULATIONS, respect and gratitude for community contributions to MineMeld, virtualization, DNP3 App-ID, blocking Tor, Command and Control (C2) URL filtering category, Japan Live Community site management, translation, articles and prolific outpourings, plus RDP, VNC, SSH access through GlobalProtect clientless VPN.  Tech Docs offers a best practice security policy for the data center. Watch us on YouTube, follow us on Twitter, and have a Happy New Year!


LiveWeek 22 Dec 2017

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Security zone site-to-site VPN. Palo Alto Networks is recommended in NSS Labs first ever Breach Prevention Systems (BPS) Test. Studying for the PCNSE? Our review from Cert Fest in Plano. Creating a lab to test ICS/SCADA protocols. Antivirus collision in the case of a false positive? Glad you like our 'motion pics.' Our contest and question live on till year end. Catch us on YouTube. Follow us on Twitter. There for you.


LiveWeek 15 Dec 2017

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On passing the PCNSE -- Joe shows how it's done! Tech Docs sings the Twelve Days of Aperture. Reprise: How to control YouTube with safe search enabled. Safe search enforcement in K-12 takes a look at the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA), a US federal law. Join us Friday nights safely watching YouTube with videos from our channel. Follow us on Twitter. Community -- it's all about you.


LiveWeek 8 Dec 2017

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Busy admins all making changes to the firewall -- at the same time. Solution? Autolock. A variant of the RAT code, hiding inside a UBoat? See for yourself as UBoatRAT targets East Asia. You'll like what you see in the latest Aperture, from new data pattern identifiers to SaaS control risks, even a new UI! A legend for the region code in PAN-OS 8.0 and later. Traps 4.1.2 is IN! Tell us your favorite feature of the firewall. Our contest picks up speed, and a nice, warm hoodie can still be yours -- you have till December 31 to claim it! Join us on YouTube and follow us on Twitter.


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