PA SSL-decrypt pcaps

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PA SSL-decrypt pcaps



I would like to know by security / audit issues if the captures that are made automatically when detecting a threat on encrypted traffic are stored encrypted or decrypted. So, PA is storing pcaps when enable ssl-decrypt about this traffic?

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Screenshot.JPGThis is the example. In threats, we can see the pcap in plain text. So PA is keeping the pcap in plaintext?? we need to confirm for security audit reasons.


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hi @jesuscano


The pcaps are stored on the firewall's harddrive unencrypted

The filesystem, however, is not accessible unless by authorized accounts


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