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To keep this short and sweet is there a way I can block a specific mac address from pulling an IP from our firewall's DHCP scope?

I want to see if the machine attempts to get an IP but I don't want that machine to get one. (We don't want to block at the switch or AP.)

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This is not possible.  The best you can do is use dhcp mac reservations to give this mac address a specific ip address every time.

Then write a rule to deny the traffic from this address.

How to Configure DHCP Reserved Addresses on a Palo Alto Networks Firewall

Steve Puluka BSEET - IP Architect - DQE Communications (Metro Ethernet/ISP)
ACE PanOS 6; ACE PanOS 7; ASE 3.0; PSE 7.0 Foundations & Associate in Platform; Cyber Security; Data Center
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