04-06-2022 10:03 PM
Are Tenable vulnerability scans (see below) on Palo Alto firewalls / Panorama resource intensive for the PA devices? Does this cause high DP or MP issues?
Thanks in advance.
04-10-2022 04:39 PM
04-11-2022 03:05 AM
Hi @Ben-Price ,
I have no experience with Tenable vulnerability scans but I'm pretty sure it depends on how you configure the scanning options.
I'm guessing that just a simple compliance check shouldn't be too bad ... that said, some scan plugins can cause a denial of service.
04-11-2022 11:09 AM
I have never had an issue where a tenable scan caused issues with PAN operation or resource limits.
04-11-2022 02:14 PM
Same as @OtakarKlier, I've never had a Tenable scan cause any issues with operations. I've never done a configuration scan with Tenable however, and from your linked article that is what you are setting up in this instance? If that's the case, I wouldn't expect the scan to really cause any issues. It'll likely just pull a copy of the configuration for rulebase analysis and do any setting checks via simple CLI/API access.
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