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App-IDs for May 2019

by Community Manager a week ago - last edited a week ago (203 Views)

Palo Alto Networks releases new App-IDs every third Tuesday of the month. Take a look and decide if you need to update your security policies. 


App-IDs for April 2019

by Community Manager ‎04-07-2019 11:00 PM - edited ‎04-08-2019 01:21 PM (659 Views)

Palo Alto Networks releases new App-IDs every third Tuesday of the month. Take a look and decide if you need to update your security policies. 


Debunking the Myth Around Implementing Zero Trust

by Community Manager on ‎03-27-2019 03:40 PM - last edited on ‎03-28-2019 10:57 AM by (375 Views)

Join John Kindervag and Scott Stevens on April 4th for their webcast that includes a live Q&A. Get insights into effectively implementing a Zero Trust strategy. 

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Custom App-ID for NCAA March Madness 2019

by vsathiamoo on ‎03-18-2019 03:28 PM - last edited on ‎03-18-2019 04:10 PM by (2,813 Views)

Full-court press and block all shots with our great tradition of custom apps for March Madness.


Two Methods for MFA Now Available on the CSP

by Community Manager on ‎03-13-2019 07:22 AM - last edited on ‎03-13-2019 12:02 PM by (365 Views)

Update: Two Methods for Multifactor Authentication (MFA) Available for the Customer Support Portal (CSP)

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Learn All About the Policy Optimizer

by Community Manager on ‎02-26-2019 08:26 AM - last edited on ‎03-27-2019 02:37 PM by (1,469 Views)

Join our Best Practices Webinar on the new Policy Optimizer to learn how to leverage this tool.


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Aperture R40 New Features – Azure AD Group Based Scanning

by on ‎12-19-2018 01:43 PM - last edited on ‎03-08-2019 02:28 PM by (749 Views)

Aperture R40 introduces the new Azure AD (Active Directory) Group Based Scanning. Click to get more information.



New Product Enhancements November – VM-Series 8.1 , Magnifier and WildFire 2.0.10

by on ‎12-05-2018 03:12 PM - last edited on ‎12-11-2018 02:10 PM by (782 Views)

VM-Series 8.1, Magnifier and WildFire 2.0.10 have some new product enhancements for the last part of November. Read about what's new.


Teach Children about Cybersecurity with Zuky

by ‎12-05-2018 11:04 AM - edited ‎12-13-2018 09:41 AM (1,308 Views)

Did you know Palo Alto Networks offers parents and guardians a great way to teach children about cybersecurity? Meet Zuky the Robot and watch child-friendly videos about cybersecurity. 


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Wall's Week - November 26th, 2018

by kwall00 on ‎11-26-2018 02:54 PM - last edited on ‎12-13-2018 10:05 AM by (2,897 Views)

In this Wall’s Week, we explore helpful instructions for MineMeld, information on the Self-Service BPA, and some details on the new Aperture enhancements. Also, learn helpful TIPs on DNS Proxy, Data Filtering Logs, and Different User Credential Detection Methods.


QUIC Protocol Updates in Chrome 70

by Community Manager on ‎10-15-2018 04:22 AM - last edited on ‎12-13-2018 01:50 PM by (19,383 Views)

If you see many 'quic' connections in your traffic log or ACC, you'll want to review these notes.


Wall's Week - October 12th, 2018

by kwall00 on ‎10-12-2018 11:47 AM - last edited on ‎12-13-2018 02:10 PM by (6,256 Views)



This week, Wall dives into best practices for support escalation, threat IDs for PAN-OS, and a new App-ID placeholder. You can also read how to search Live Community from Google, a URL bulk categorization script, PAN-OS 8.1 metrics with 8.0 firewalls, and firewalls enacting TCP reuse.


Renew VM-Series Firewall License Bundles

by on ‎10-03-2018 04:31 AM - last edited on ‎02-28-2019 07:55 AM by (6,514 Views)

Did you know that you can renew VM-Series firewall bundle licenses directly via the Customer Support Portal? Check out this blog and read all about the different options and how to go about it!


Wall's Week - August 17th, 2018

by kwall00 on ‎09-17-2018 07:14 AM - last edited on ‎12-28-2018 04:34 PM by (6,568 Views)

This week, read about the new PAN-OS 8.1.3 and all the new features in PAN-OS 8.1. He delivers details on updates to Azure, Cyber Rage, a new security advisory, and products listed for End of Sale and End of Life. Learn how to sign up for Palo Alto Networks alerts and how to become a beta customer, testing new releases.


New Applications for September 2018

by Community Manager on ‎09-11-2018 03:24 AM - last edited on ‎12-28-2018 05:14 PM by (15,184 Views)

Palo Alto Networks releases New App-IDs on every 3rd Tuesday of the month. Please take a look at the list of new applications that will be released on September 19th, so you can determine if you will need to update existing security policies.


Ignite '18 Wrap Part 3 - Answer the Orphaned Questions and Bag Some Swag – Last Chance!

by on ‎07-31-2018 12:49 PM - last edited on ‎12-31-2018 01:16 PM by (18,215 Views)

The last of the unanswered questions from Ignite '18. 

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Jul-Aug App-ID: AirWatch and SharePoint apps

by Community Manager on ‎07-13-2018 12:59 AM - last edited on ‎07-30-2018 12:41 PM by (5,898 Views)

Exciting new applications from July, like AirWatch and SharePoint App-IDs, roll out in August. Ready?


There's a debug command that can help you clean up old logs automatically

by Community Manager ‎07-03-2018 06:13 AM - edited ‎07-06-2018 11:45 AM (24,100 Views)

There's a debug command that can help automatically clean up old debug log files, in case you didn't know. It may be worth checking out if you've had issues with low disk space on the management plane in the past.


Activation, Registration and Licensing of Palo Alto Networks Software and Devices

by ‎03-06-2018 12:53 PM - edited ‎03-07-2018 02:04 PM (22,995 Views)

Activation, registration and licensing has always been a confusing topic, but Joe helps clarify where you can get the answers you need. Click to read more.

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Moving rules in the rulebase has never been easier

by Community Manager ‎10-31-2017 07:35 AM - edited ‎12-14-2017 12:52 PM (12,927 Views)

You've created a new rule but it ended up at the end of your rulebase, you haven't had coffee yet and there's someone standing at your desk because this is mission critical and urgent. How can the rule be moved into its designated spot quickly so you can go get a coffee?




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