Custom Reporting with Palo Alto Firewall

Posted on April 19, 2017


The following Application is a nice tool that was built to automate report generation and to make monthly or weekly report analisys where you can find the changes in the firewall events between months or weeks.

The Palo Alto Firewall has a great built-in Reporting Service that can generate any kind of custom reports within a specific time interval, but without time period. This application makes it possible to create a chart with multiple time periods, like a yearly report divided to 12 monthly values.

The following diagram shows the basic process flow of the application.


Lets see in details how it works: