Could Palo Alto Traps be used to block crypto mining ?
Probably not. At least not yet, as this crypto mining is not a threat in the classical way. It does not really harm your computer as it "only" comsumes ressources.
And will we see a Palo Alto URL category for crypto mining ?
You can simply block the following threat ID's (Requires Threat Prevention Subscription):
You're right, this does not answer your question. It's only a tiny part of addressing this.
So the more correct answer is: In general for new features, you have to ask your local paloalto sales team. If there are no plans for such a category you could also let them ceate a feature request. But here in the public community you won't got official answers about planned features.
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