Configuration changed but not saved for Palo Alto Networks

Vendor

Palo Alto Networks

Description

Indeni will alert if the configuration was changed on a device, but not saved.

Remediation Steps

Log into the device and save the configuration.

Log into the device's web interface and click on the Commit button.

How does this work?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the difference between the committed configuration and the saved configuration. If a change is found, an alert is issued.

Why is this important?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the difference between the committed configuration and the saved configuration. If a change is found, an alert is issued.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

The web interface on a Palo Alto Networks firewall provides an indication of whether or not there is a change which requires committing. Failing to notice that, a user would run into the problem described above.


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