Clock set incorrectly for Palo Alto Networks

Vendor

Palo Alto Networks

Description

Indeni will alert when a device's clock is more than 24 hours off of Indeni's clock.

Remediation Steps

Consider setting the date on the device and activating NTP.

How does this work?

This script uses the Palo Alto Networks API to retrieve the current date and time (the equivalent of running "show system info" in CLI). indeni then compares the result to its own clock to find possible discrepancies.

Why is this important?

This script uses the Palo Alto Networks API to retrieve the current date and time (the equivalent of running "show system info" in CLI). indeni then compares the result to its own clock to find possible discrepancies.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

Manual tracking by an administrator is usually the only method for knowing when a given device's clock may be off.


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