04-04-2023 02:01 PM
We're looking to add a dynamic block list rather than manually blocking bad IP's as we find them. I understand that Palo Alto comes with one or more of these feeds, do we know how often they are updated?
Asking for a friend.
04-04-2023 02:32 PM
Hi @MNP-Helpdesk ,
The built-in EDLs are updated via content updates. https://docs.paloaltonetworks.com/pan-os/9-1/pan-os-admin/policy/use-an-external-dynamic-list-in-pol...
The Applications and Threats are updated every few days, but I don't know if any EDL updates are included with each one.
The URL above also has a link on how to build your own custom EDLs. This is a very cool site -> http://opendbl.net/ but I cannot vouch for it. You could also build your own internal web server. Some customers use MineMeld, which is an open source tool. https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/products/secure-the-network/subscriptions/minemeld
04-04-2023 02:56 PM
I've been using the edl's for a long time. I just use what Palo Alto has as its only a small portion of your security posture. Make sure to enable everything else, wildfire, AV, Threat, etc.
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