Captive portal SSL decryption policy requirement

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Captive portal SSL decryption policy requirement

Hi,

 

PAN has the following document [1] which says you need to have SSL decryption in order to redirect SSL pages to captive portal.

To me it doesn't seem to be accurate. Response page [2] workaround seems to be doing the same i.e without having an SSL decryption policy, I see that SSL pages are redirected to captive portal properly. What am I missing? I have found

several posts about this topic referring response page document too but PAN's document contradicts this.

I have created a PAN case for clarification/document update though, I would appreciate forum users' feedback.

 

thanks.

 

[1] https://knowledgebase.paloaltonetworks.com/KCSArticleDetail?id=kA10g000000ClH8CAK

 

[2] https://knowledgebase.paloaltonetworks.com/KCSArticleDetail?id=kA10g000000ClFKCA0

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Re: Captive portal SSL decryption policy requirement

That first article is simply very old and should have been archived, I'll go ahead and do that 

 

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Re: Captive portal SSL decryption policy requirement

Hi,

  that is fine but please publish a new article as TAC keep telling us that SSL decryption is required for captive portal

and as per experience, it is not a correct statement. New article can be helpful for TAC and users like us :-)

 

thanks.

 

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