Youtube filtering problem App vs Web

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Youtube filtering problem App vs Web

L2 Linker

Is it possible or a way to filter YouTube on a mobile device using the app vs the web


L3 Networker


There are 4 apps for youtube





You can create policies to deny youtube by selecting app.

Hope this helps.


This wouldn't work. We have a similar issue and this is still a problem.

L7 Applicator

You should submit a request that Palo Alto create an App ID for the mobile App using the instructions on this note.

How to Request a new App-ID

And if you are ambitious you can try to create a custom app id following this process.

Custom Application Signatures

Steve Puluka BSEET - IP Architect - DQE Communications (Metro Ethernet/ISP)
ACE PanOS 6; ACE PanOS 7; ASE 3.0; PSE 7.0 Foundations & Associate in Platform; Cyber Security; Data Center

L4 Transporter

The PA appid signature for youtube should identify youtube mobile app.

Do ensure to have ssl decryption enabled for this to work.

It should work well for both for iOS and android based youtube moblie app.

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