Multi-category URL in PanOS9

Reply
L4 Transporter

Multi-category URL in PanOS9

Can you please help me with understanding the new PanOS9 URL multi-category feature?

 

Now URL can have up to 4 categories. If the four categories have different actions, I assume that the firewall will take the most restrictive one, however I could not find any reference in the admin documentation explain this. Is this correct and can you share documentation link for it?

 

Also, which category will show in URL logs, if for example all categories for the same URL are configured with the same action?

L4 Transporter

Re: Multi-category URL in PanOS9

I previously asked TAC same questions and requested him to prepare KB.

This is it: https://knowledgebase.paloaltonetworks.com/KCSArticleDetail?id=kA10g000000PLfmCAG

Hope this helps your understanding.

 

Also following page will help you to understaind URL Filtering deeper.

https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/pan-os/9-0/pan-os-new-features/upgrade-to-pan-os-90/upgradedowngra...

Please read URL Filtering section

L4 Transporter

Re: Multi-category URL in PanOS9

@emr_ Thank you, this is the informaiton I needed. 

It will be nice if Palo Alt add this to the Admin doc and not in random article, as probably I am not the only one confused. 

Like what you see?

Show your appreciation!

Click Like if a post is helpful to you or if you just want to show your support.

Click Accept as Solution to acknowledge that the answer to your question has been provided.

The button appears next to the replies on topics you’ve started. The member who gave the solution and all future visitors to this topic will appreciate it!

These simple actions take just seconds of your time, but go a long way in showing appreciation for community members and the Live Community as a whole!

The Live Community thanks you for your participation!