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allow Skype and Block Skype VoIP and file sharing

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I've been asked if I can use our Palo's to allow skype messaging only and block users to make calls and send/receive files using Skype.  I already seen some discussion saying that this is not possible but i'm wondering if paloalto comes with something new in the new PAN OS 5 and 6 releases since those discussion are from 2012 and 2013.



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Hello Lahchen,

As per my understanding Skype encrypts all its outbound traffic, so once you allow outbound skype, you can no longer control file-sharing, voip inside the tunnel.


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