Introduction to tools and tasks that enable monitoring of web activity on your
Where can I use
What do I need?
Advanced URL Filtering license (or a legacy URL filtering
Legacy URL filtering licenses are discontinued, but
active legacy licenses are still supported.
Prisma Access licenses usually include Advanced URL
Monitoring web activity on your network is essential for protecting your organization and
ensuring the efficacy of your URL filtering policy. Palo Alto Networks platforms
generate detailed logs, which serve as a source for dashboards and reports. You can
customize logs, dashboards, and reports to meet your specific monitoring and reporting
needs. If necessary, you can request URL category changes from URL
Filtering logs. Use the insights offered by our monitoring tools to fine-tune web access
policy rules and analyze and take action on any suspicious activity.
The HTTP Header Logging and Log Container page only features offer control
over log detail and volume. HTTP header logging increases the granularity of logs.
Logging only the main page users access reduces the number of generated logs.
Explore the following topics to learn more about web activity monitoring tools and