Different block pages based on policy

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L3 Networker

Different block pages based on policy

Is there no way to have different block pages appear per policy ? We have distint needs for a few different groups of users. We need one URL block page to come up when one policy is triggered and a different block page when another policy is triggered. Is this possible ? If not, why ? Any plans to make this happen ? Any hacks that are possible ? Can I take the block and continue category and break the continue piece and use that as a second block page ?

Before you tell me to open a case I already did.

L5 Sessionator

Re: Different block pages based on policy

Hello,

As you already know, you can only have one block page per VSYS.  That said, you can customize the block page so that it displays a different message depending on what rule was triggered, by using the <rulename> variable.  You can find more information regarding customizing block pages here:

https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/message/7790#7790


Hope this helps,

Doris

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Art
L3 Networker

Re: Different block pages based on policy

Hi Doris,

   In researching Application Response/Block Page criteria and parameters ... I found your answer ... Is there an knowledge base article that defines all the variables and which pages the variables are functional for?

Thanks

Art

P.s. I just checked the PDF doc on custominzing block pages (just in case I missed it :smileyhappy: ) but no mention of <rulename>.

Reference:

examples for customizing the block pages, such as the example to the right. 

Custom-Block-Pages-TN-revB.pdf (353.0 K) Download

L5 Sessionator

Re: Different block pages based on policy

Hi Art,

I'll work with the team to have the docs updated.

Thanks,

Doris

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