License expired for Palo Alto Networks

Vendor

Palo Alto Networks

Description

Indeni will alert when a license has expired. Licenses that have expired more that a set number of days will be ignored. The threshold for the number of days after licence expiration can be adjusted by the user.

Remediation Steps

Renew any licenses that need to be renewed.

Review this page on licensing: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/documentation/70/pan-os/pan-os/getting-started/activate-licenses-and-subscriptions

How does this work?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the list of applied licenses and expiration date.

Why is this important?

This alert logs into the Palo Alto Networks firewall through SSH and retrieves the list of applied licenses and expiration date.

Without Indeni how would you find this?

A manual review of the licenses is common. Usually an organization's purchasing team would also keep track of licenses and their expiration, but this is not always the case.


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