You can set the GlobalProtect app customization
settings in the macOS global plist (Property list) file. This enables
deployment of GlobalProtect app settings to macOS endpoints prior
to their first connection to the GlobalProtect portal.
macOS endpoints, plist files are either located in
. The tilde (
indicates that the location is in the current user's home folder.
The GlobalProtect app on a macOS endpoint first checks for the GlobalProtect
plist settings. If the plist does not exist at that location, the
GlobalProtect app searches for plist settings in
addition to using the macOS plist to deploy GlobalProtect app settings,
you can enable the GlobalProtect app to collect specific macOS plist
information from the endpoints. You can then monitor the data and
add it to a security rule to use as matching criteria. Endpoint
traffic that matches registry settings you define can be enforced according
to the security rule. Additionally, you can set up custom checks
Application and Process Data From Endpoints.
Open the GlobalProtect plist file and locate the
GlobalProtect app customization settings.
Use Xcode or an alternate plist editor to open the plist