Re-scan When Changing A Policy Data Pattern


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I made a change to a data pattern in a policy but previous assets that should match aren’t resulting in a new incident. Why?


Modifying a policy’s data pattern requires that you re-scan for existing assets in the SaaS applications involved. The good news is that the metadata from earlier assets has already been collected. A re-scan will match the already collected metadata to the new pattern. New assets found during a forward scan will be evaluated using the updated data pattern. 

Earlier I wrote about Prisma SaaS Default Data Patterns based on a conversation with Nick Trubic, one of our Prisma SaaS Customer Success Engineers.

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