High log DB usage for Palo Alto Networks

Vendor

Palo Alto Networks

Description

Indeni will alert if the log DB utilization of a device is above a high threshold.

Remediation Steps

More information is available at https://live.paloaltonetworks.com/t5/Management-Articles/How-to-Determine-How-Much-Disk-Space-is-Allocated-to-Logs/ta-p/53828

How does this work?

This alert uses the Palo Alto Networks API to retrieve the current status of the log DBs (the equivalent of running "show system logdb-quota" in CLI).

Why is this important?

This alert uses the Palo Alto Networks API to retrieve the current status of the log DBs (the equivalent of running "show system logdb-quota" in CLI).

Without Indeni how would you find this?

An administrator could write a script to leverage the Palo Alto Networks API to collect this data periodically and alert appropriately. The web interface can also be used to check the current status of the log DB utilization.


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