Ports Used for Panorama

Panorama uses the following ports.
Destination Port
Protocol
Description
22
TCP
Used for communication from a client system to the Panorama CLI interface.
443
TCP
Used for communication from a client system to the Panorama web interface.
3978
TCP
Used for communication between Panorama and managed firewalls or managed collectors, as well as for communication among managed collectors in a Collector Group:
  • For communication between Panorama and firewalls, this is a bi-directional connection on which the firewalls forward logs to Panorama and Panorama pushes configuration changes to the firewalls. Context switching commands are sent over the same connection.
  • Log Collectors use this destination port to forward logs to Panorama.
  • For communication with the default Log Collector on an M-Series appliance in Panorama mode and with Dedicated Log Collectors.
28443
TCP
Used for managed devices (firewalls and Log Collectors) to retrieve software and content updates from Panorama.
Only devices that run PAN-OS 8.x and later releases retrieve updates from Panorama over this port. For devices running earlier releases, Panorama pushes the update packages over port 3978.
28769 (5.1 and later)
28260 (5.0 and later)
49160 (5.0 and earlier)
TCP
TCP
TCP
Used for the HA connectivity and synchronization between Panorama HA peers using clear text communication. Communication can be initiated by either peer.
28
TCP
Used for the HA connectivity and synchronization between Panorama HA peers using encrypted communication (SSH over TCP). Communication can be initiated by either peer.
28270 (6.0 and later)
49190 (5.1 and earlier)
TCP
Used for communication among Log Collectors in a Collector Group for log distribution.
2049
TCP
Used by the Panorama virtual appliance to write logs to the NFS datastore.
10443
SSL
Port that Panorama uses to provide contextual information about a threat or to seamlessly shift your threat investigation to the Threat Vault and AutoFocus.
23000 to 23999
TCP, UDP, or SSL
Used for Syslog communication between Panorama and the Traps ESM components.

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