Cortex XDR is your mission control for complete visibility into network traffic and user behavior. Cortex XDR applies machine learning at cloud scale to rich network, endpoint, and cloud data, so you can quickly find and stop targeted attacks, insider abuse and compromised endpoints and correlates data from the Cortex XDR Data Lake to reveal threat causalities and timelines.

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22 Nov 2021 General availability for Cortex XDR 3.1 and Cortex XDR agent 7.6
13 Oct 2021 Cortex XDR agent 7.5.1
6 Oct 2021 Cortex XDR agent 7.3.4 and agent 7.4.3
13 Sept 2021 Cortex XDR agent 7.3.3
23 Aug 2021 General availability for Cortex XDR 3.0 and Cortex XDR agent 7.5
16 Aug 2021 Cortex XDR agent 7.4.2  for Windows
... Cortex XDR release archive

Cortex XDR™ Documentation

Cortex XDR™ Prevent Administrator’s Guide

Cortex XDR™ Pro Administrator’s Guide

Cortex XDR™ Release Notes


Review the newest features and known issues for Cortex XDR.

Cortex XDR™ XQL Language Reference


Learn about XQL, the Cortex XDR query language that you can use to investigate network and endpoint activity captured in raw logging data.

Cortex XDR™ API Reference


View all Cortex XDR APIs.

Cortex XDR™ XQL Schema Reference


Discover the xdr_data dataset and Cortex XDR presets that you can use with XQL.

Cortex XDR™ Analytics Alert Reference


View all Cortex XDR Analytics alerts.

Cortex XDR Agent

Cortex XDR Agent Administrator's Guide


The Cortex XDR Agent Administrator's Guide describes the requirements for and how to install and use Cortex XDR agent.

Where Can I Install the Cortex XDR Agent?

Cortex XDR Agent Release Notes


Learn more about the new features, known issues, and changes to default behavior in Cortex XDR agent.

Cortex XDR™ App for Android Administrator's Guide


Learn how to deploy and use the Cortex XDR App for Android, and learn about the new features, addressed issues, and known issues in each release.

Additional Resources

Live Community: Cortex XDR


Have questions about Cortex XDR? Join the Live Community to post your questions and get answers.

Palo Alto Networks Compatibility Matrix


Find compatibility information for the Cortex XDR agent.

How Does Cortex XDR Protect Against CVE-2020-0796?


Unit42 describes our Palo Alto Networks coverage for this recent vulnerability.