Commit error After PANOS10.1.10 upgrade

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Commit error After PANOS10.1.10 upgrade

L2 Linker

After upgrading from PANOS 10.1.8-h2 to 10.1.10 we start getting the following commit error.

  • profiles -> spyware -> sink-alert -> botnet-domains -> dns-security-categories is invalid. Missing pre-defined DNS security category

Any idea to correct this error?


Community Team Member

Hi @Lance ,


There's a bug in 10.1.10 for this error.


I'd recommend reaching out to support to confirm if you're hitting the exact bug and get updates on its fix release or go to PAN-OS 10.1.9-h3 which is the preferred release at the moment of this writing:


Kind regards,


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L0 Member

we had a similar issue and we went into the anti-spyware profile to the dns exceptions tab, checked the check boxes at the bottom for the dns signature excpetions, clicked ok and commit and push.


L2 Linker

cordial Greetings


The error you mention, in my case, was solved by updating the content, specifically the apps and Threats update.

L0 Member

There is a bug, with a work-around.  Check out this -->

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