Monthly Archives: July 2014

Initial setup of Palo Alto Networks Next Generation Firewall

Ok, we just unboxed our PA-500 NG Firewall and we want to deploy it in our network for variety of purposes. Before we deploy it, there are several steps that should be taken care of, such as assigning IP parameters, registering … Continue reading

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Running Microsoft Hyper-V on a laptop

Believe it or not, now it’s possible to run Microsoft Hyper-V on our laptops. Well, actually on Windows 8 client OSs installed on a laptop. For this to work, we have to have Windows 8.x professional or enterprise edition. That’s … Continue reading

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Let’s play with a NetFlow

I like to open my blogs with a scenario. That way the problem is much more easy to cope with. Today’s problem is this: we have a server that gets hit with some traffic from the Internet. We want to … Continue reading

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