When Creating a Custom URL Category, I am entering a wildcard infront of the url *lans.com.au
However when attempting to apply this wildcard, I am getting this error
URLBlock -> list '*lans.com.au' is invalid. Consecutive asterisks (*) in a URL wildcard pattern can severely impact performance and is not supported. Instead, use a single asterisk or multiple carets (^) to indicate consecutive tokens. To learn more about wildcard entries, go to: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/documentation/url-filtering-wildcards. URLBlock -> list is invalid
As @JoeAndreini already wrote, the asteriks needs to be the only character in a token. Tokens are separated by one of these characters: . / ? & = ; +
So your example would be valid like this: *.lans.com.au
This is probably not what you want to filter on. So you have to create a custom application. This way you are able to use exactly this filter which gives you the mentionned error with the url filtering feature.
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