Learn about the different types of Prisma Cloud policies
and how to manage them.
In Prisma Cloud, a policy is a set of
one or more constraints or conditions that must be adhered to. Prisma
Cloud provides predefined policies for configurations and access
controls that adhere to established security best practices such
as PCI, GDPR, ISO 27001:2013,and NIST, and a larger set of policies
that enable you to validate security best practices with an impact beyond
regulatory compliance. These Prisma Cloud default polices cannot
In addition to these predefined policies, you can create custom
policies to monitor for violations and enforce your own organizational
standards. You can use the Default policies as templates to create
custom policy. After you set up the policies, any new or existing
resources that violate these policies are automatically detected.