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Urgent URL Changes Required for Traps Management Service

by dmilrad 4 hours ago - last edited 2 hours ago by (17 Views)

As part of infrastructure changes made to the Traps management service, we have begun migrating URLs used by Traps agents to communicate with Traps management service in the cloud. Some customers may need to adjust firewall policies to allow outbound traffic to the correct regional Traps instances.


The Fuel User Group is an active group of cybersecurity experts who meet on a regular basis to network and to learn. Read all about the upcoming meetings in North Dallas on April 25, 2019 and Fort Worth on May 8, 2019.



User-ID - Why and How

by a week ago (190 Views)

Knowing what applications are being used and what files are being transmitted on your network can strengthen security policies and reduce incident response times. Find out why using the User-ID feature on your Palo Alto Networks device is a great idea!


Take a look at the new features introduced in April for Cortex XDR - Investigation and Response.


Traps Updates for April - TMS and Traps Agent

by 2 weeks ago - last edited 2 weeks ago by (176 Views)

Learn what new features have been added to Traps agent and Traps management service for April. 

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App-IDs for April 2019

by Community Manager 2 weeks ago - last edited 2 weeks ago (412 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. 


Changes to Traps Role and Access Controls

by dmilrad 3 weeks ago - last edited a week ago by (116 Views)

Take a look at the changes that have been implemented on how and where you create, define, and manage roles. 


BPA Adventure: Anti-Spyware and DNS Sinkhole

by Community Manager 3 weeks ago - last edited 3 weeks ago by (421 Views)

Like any good security engineer, I have my own PA-220 at home and I was (smugly) wondering how well I would score on a Best Practice Assessment (BPA). The results were...interesting.


Search Operator Enhancement for Traps ESM (Endpoint Security Manager) v4.2.4

by 3 weeks ago - last edited 3 weeks ago by (336 Views)

Check out the new Search Operator Enhancement for Traps ESM.


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New Instructor-Led PAN-OS 9.0 Courses Now Available

by 3 weeks ago - last edited 3 weeks ago (301 Views)

The Palo Alto Networks Education team is pleased to announce the release of new instructor-led PAN-OS 9.0 courses. 

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Log Forwarding App for Cortex XDR Analytics

by 4 weeks ago - last edited 4 weeks ago by (288 Views)

Learn all about the new Log Forwarding App for Cortex XDR, including features and what is needed to activate.


Women in Technology: Customer Advocate Bushra Ansar Syeda

by 4 weeks ago - last edited 2 weeks ago by (794 Views)

The Live Community continues its focus on Women Who Tech with Bushra Ansar Syeda, who works at keeping Palo Alto Networks customers happy in the CAP (Critical Accounts Program).


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Debunking the Myth Around Implementing Zero Trust

by Community Manager 4 weeks ago - last edited 4 weeks ago by (274 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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Try as Many Aspects of IT as Possible: Q&A with Fuel User Group Volunteer Charles Buege

by on ‎03-22-2019 04:36 PM - last edited a month ago by (450 Views)

Charles Buege has worked in IT for over 25 years and runs an IT-based meetup where the group talks tech.


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New Templates on VM-Series in Public Cloud Resource Pages

by on ‎03-21-2019 01:21 PM - last edited 4 weeks ago by (215 Views)

See what’s new on the VM-Series in Public Cloud resource pages. Check out the new bootstrapping videos, reference architecture and deployment guides, and new templates and tools.


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 (2,611 Views)

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


Cortex XDR Event March 19, 2019 – Break the Security Silos

by on ‎03-18-2019 02:25 PM - last edited on ‎03-18-2019 05:20 PM by (340 Views)

To be a part of the Cortex XDR release to the world, please be sure to read and then register for the event on March 19, 2019.

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New Features in GlobalProtect Cloud Service 1.3.1

by Community Manager on ‎03-18-2019 01:41 PM - last edited 4 weeks ago by (687 Views)

GlobalProtect Cloud Service 1.3.1 has been released and comes with several new features.


How to Take Back Control of Your DNS Traffic

by Community Manager on ‎03-15-2019 11:25 PM - last edited on ‎03-18-2019 07:45 AM by (405 Views)

How can you take back control of your DNS traffic and prevent advanced threats like DNS tunneling? Join our Best Practices webinar on March 19th and find out!


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Did you know: VM-Series and Cisco ACI

by on ‎03-15-2019 03:58 PM - last edited 4 weeks ago by (254 Views)

Get all of the details when it comes to implementing VM-Series and Cisco ACI.

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Cortex and How to Find What You Need

by on ‎03-15-2019 12:45 PM - last edited on ‎03-15-2019 01:22 PM by (214 Views)

Recently, some of our products experienced a name change. Here's a list for you to help demistify some of the confusion that may have occured.


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Deploy the VM-Series Firewall on Alibaba Cloud

by on ‎03-14-2019 10:37 AM - last edited 4 weeks ago by (269 Views)

Deploying the VM-Series firewall on Alibaba Cloud protects networks you create within Alibaba Cloud. In this release, you can deploy VM-Series firewalls to protect internet-facing applications and hybrid cloud deployments.


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 (262 Views)

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

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App-IDs for March

by Community Manager on ‎03-13-2019 02:38 AM - last edited 3 weeks ago by (385 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. 


Using Azure Information Protection Policies to Control Document Flow at the Firewall

by Community Manager on ‎03-07-2019 12:23 AM - last edited on ‎03-08-2019 02:37 PM by (740 Views)

Data security is increasingly important as organizations seek solutions to meet GDPR and other compliance standards. What are the challenges?


Customer Support Portal (CSP) Role and Name Changes Coming Soon

by on ‎03-06-2019 04:47 PM - last edited on ‎03-08-2019 04:52 AM by (248 Views)

The Customer Support Portal (CSP) is going to change up some of the names and roles that currently exist. We cover what is going to be changing.


International Women's Day: The Live Community Takes a Look Inside

by ‎03-06-2019 04:48 AM - edited ‎03-18-2019 01:26 PM (531 Views)

International Women's Day finds the Live Community in an introspective mood. Our resident programmer's work takes place  largely in the background, yet quietly brings her talent center stage. Join us as we explore what it means and looks like to be the change we want to see in the world, starting right here --  in our very own community.


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Panorama Sizing and Design

by on ‎02-28-2019 02:31 AM - last edited on ‎03-15-2019 02:54 PM by (520 Views)

Choosing the correct Panorama deployment can be a tedious job. Learn how to determine which solution is right for you!


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What is Cortex XDR™?

by ‎02-27-2019 03:55 PM - edited ‎03-12-2019 12:12 PM (1,785 Views)

Learn how you can improve your security outcomes with the user of automation and unprecedented accuracy of Cortex XDR™.



Learn All About the Policy Optimizer

by Community Manager on ‎02-26-2019 08:26 AM - last edited 4 weeks ago by (1,149 Views)

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


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