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Post a discussion here if you have general questions regarding configuration and troubleshooting for Palo Alto Networks products. Use this forum to collaborate with like-minded security professionals to improve your security posture.
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Post a discussion here if you have general questions regarding configuration and troubleshooting for Palo Alto Networks products. Use this forum to collaborate with like-minded security professionals to improve your security posture.

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How and Why to Accept a Solution to Your Post

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JayGolf by Community Team Member
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Resolved! Using LDAP/AD names for firewall GUI login

Hi

I believe I've successfully set up LDAP authentication in our Palo device. All of our groups and users are appearing when searched for using "show user ldap-server server all" and they show up in Authentication Profiles when changing the Allow List

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SMB URI Filtering (Custom Applications)

I'm wondering if it is possible to define an 'application' based on an SMB URI path?

Example - I have two shares on a SMB SAN server \\san\public and \\san\secret; is it possible to apply a firewall rule to a Palo device that sits between this server

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apackard by L4 Transporter
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SYN Flood

hi : I have a question in regard to Flood Protection Thresholds under Zone Protection. Do the thresholds for Alert/Activate/Maximum apply to counting SYN packets directed at a partuicular host or to counting SYN packets directed at all the hosts in t

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wlu by Not applicable
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Checkpoint FW-1 Telnet Authentication - PA Alternative?

Hi

We will be installing 2x PA4050s into our datacentres to replace our current Checkpoint Alteon Switched Firewalls. We use Checkpoints "telnet authentication" on TCP port 259 to allow super users access through the firewalls based on their IP addres

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fmd by L3 Networker
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Since update to 3.1.4 no ssl decryption

We have some user categories with "no decryption" but the default rule "decrypt".

Before updating from 3.1.3, https://secure.eicar.org/eicar.com.txt was blocked reliably. Since 3.1.4 not. Nothing else was changed.

In fact i cannot see any ssl decryptio

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mhuels by L3 Networker
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PBF based on Apps

Hi All,

I want to PBF all my google Apps traffic via ISP1 and the rest via ISP2. Under the PBF rule -> Applications I see only a subset of Apps which includes my customs Apps too. But not all Apps from where I could choose from.

Any advices please?

Than

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actibit by L2 Linker
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Dual ISP for SSL VPN

I am having trouble getting SSL VPN to work on a newly added modem. Essentially, I want to add a new ISP connection to my PA and configure it to be used for SSL VPN. I tried to add a PBF rule, but apparently, pbf requires traffic to cross zones. So f

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dpayne by L1 Bithead
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AOL Mail

Hello,

Has anyone been experiencing any issues with using AOL Mail through a PAN device since last week? I'm assuming AOL changed the behavior of their webmail site and now sections of the portal are not available - such as the inbox.  Errors also pop

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CRHC by L4 Transporter
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Captive Portal - Authentication Method

Hi Palo Altorian,

In Captive Portal setup, does it work with Active Directory or Palo Alto Local User Database?

If yes, can anyone point to me where can i find this documentation? as i was not able to find on the technical documentation. Otherwise, it

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eugene by Not applicable
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Wildcard SSL

So we have a couple hosts where we use a Wildcard SSL and I noticed that in our URL filtering, it shows up as *.domain.com (application SSL) rather than service1.domain.com and service2.domain.com

I've been trying to troubleshoot an issue where we use

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