Cortex XDR provides the Managed Threat Hunting
service as an add-on security service. To use Cortex XDR Managed
Threat Hunting, you must purchase a Managed Threat Hunting license
and have a Cortex XDR Pro for Endpoint license with a minimum of
Managed Threat Hunting augments your security
by providing 24/7, year-round monitoring by Palo Alto Networks threat
researchers and Unit 42 experts. The Managed Threat Hunting teams
proactively safeguard your organization and provide threat reports
for critical security incidents and impact reports for emerging
threats that provide an analysis of exposure in your organization.
In addition, the Managed Threat Hunting team can identify incidents
and provide in-depth review of related threat reports.
get started with Managed Threat Hunting:
Access the Cortex XDR app and approve the pairing
request sent to your Cortex XDR tenant.
Request for Pairing
After the request is approved, Cortex XDR displays the
Managed Threat Hunting label at the top of the page.
Configure notification emails for the impact reports
and threat inquiries you want Cortex XDR to send.
Managed Threat Hunting
Enter one or more email addresses to which you want
to send reports and inquires and
(Optional) If desired, forward Managed Threat Hunting
alerts to external sources such as email or slack from the
This will forward both the alert itself and the detailed
report in a PDF format.