Re: Vwire and L3 Deployment Decryption

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Sanssj
L2 Linker

Re: Vwire and L3 Deployment Decryption

Hi,
I would like to know the way it operates in the backend how palo alto does the SSL decryption in Vwire mode . As in a L3 deployment the connection will terminate on the firewall and firewall acts like a MITM and does the SSL Proxying. How is the case in Vwire Deployment.

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reaper
L7 Applicator

Hi @Sanssj

The same way a transparent proxy works

the firewall receives a packet, puts it through the decrypt proxy and puts it back on the wire with spoofed source mac

Tom Piens - PANgurus.com
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