Generate a stats dump file for a managed firewall from
the Panorama™ management server.
Generate a set of XML reports that summarize
the network traffic over the last seven days for a single firewall
managed by the Panorama™ management server or for all firewalls
managed by Panorama. After you select a managed firewall and generate the
stats dump file, you can download the stats dump file locally to
The Palo Alto Networks or Authorized Partner
systems engineer use the stat dump file to create a Security Lifecycle
Review (SLR) and to perform security checkups after you successfully
deploy your managed firewalls to help strength your security posture.
The SLR highlights activity found on the network and the associated
business or security risks that may be present. For more information
on the SLR, contact your Palo Alto Networks or Authorized Partner
Stats dump file
generation for multiple managed firewalls can take multiple hours
to complete. During this time, you are unable to navigate from the stats
dump file generation user interface so it is recommended to generate
the stats dump file from the CLI so you can continue using the Panorama
Palo Alto Networks recommends generating a
stats dump file for all managed firewalls from the Panorama CLI using
the following command. Panorama must be able to reach your SCP or
TFTP server to successfully export the stats dump file.
scp export stats-dump to <username@hostname:SCP_export_path>