Welcome to the Traps Documentation site! Select a guide below to learn about Traps features and how to deploy them. With Traps, you can choose between the Traps management service, a cloud-delivered service, or the Traps Endpoint Security Manager, an on-premise security solution. 

Latest Releases

12 March 2020 The Traps agent builds 6.1.5.35465 and 6.1.5.40372 for Traps management service are now replaced with a hotfix build 6.1.5.40471. Installation packages that were generated using the earlier build can no longer be used to install or register new agents. Traps agents that were already installed using the earlier build will continue to connect to Traps management service and receive policy however, we recommend that you upgrade to the latest build containing the hotfix.
26 February 2020 Traps 6.0 is now end-of-life (EoL).
13 February 2020 Traps 6.1.5.
21 January 2020 For Traps agents running on unpatched Windows 10 endpoints, the Traps agent 6.1.4-h1 release includes a hotfix to address vulnerability CVE-2020-0601. Get all the details in our Release Notes.
18 December 2019 Traps 6.1.4 is now available.

Traps Management Service

Traps™ Management Service Administrator's Guide


Provides comprehensive information for setting up your cloud-based endpoint security policy.

Traps™ Management Service Release Notes


Provide important information about Traps management service including new features and known issues.

Traps™ Agent Administrator's Guide


Describes the requirements for and how to install and use the Traps agent supported with the cloud-delivered Traps management service.

Traps™ Agent Release Notes


The Traps Agent Release Notes provide important information about the Traps agent including new features and known and addressed issues.

Endpoint Security Manager

Traps Endpoint Security Manager New Features Guide


The Traps Endpoint Security Manager New Features Guide describes all of the exciting new features introduced and provides procedures for configuring them.

Traps™ Agent Administrator's Guide


The Traps Agent Administrator's Guide describes the requirements for and how to install and use the Traps 4.2 agent supported with the on-premise Traps Endpoint Security Manager.

Traps Endpoint Security Manager Administrator's Guide


The Traps Endpoint Security Manager Administrator's Guide provides comprehensive information for setting up your endpoint infrastructure and using the on-premise Endpoint Security Manager to manage endpoint security policies and Traps settings.

Traps Endpoint Security Manager Release Notes


The Traps 4.2 Endpoint Security Manager Release Notes provide important information about Traps agent and on-premise Endpoint Security Manager including new features, known issues, addressed issues, and known incompatible security products.

Videos

Palo Alto Networks Receives a Recommendation Rating by NSS Labs for Advanced Endpoint Protection

If nearly every successful attack relies on compromising an endpoint, and most organizations have some form of endpoint protection deployed, why are infections still happening?

How Traps Prevents Ransomware

More than 70% of companies targeted by ransomware attacks have been infected. Learn what makes ransomware so successful and how the unique multi-method approach from Palo Alto Networks can prevent it.

Lightboard Series: Traps Advanced Endpoint Protection

Traps replaces legacy antivirus and secures endpoints with a multi-method prevention approach that blocks malware and exploits, both known and unknown, before they compromise endpoints, such as laptops, desktops and servers.

Traps - Advanced Endpoint Protection

Compromise isn’t inevitable, or at least it shouldn’t be. Traditional endpoint protection simply cannot keep up with the rapidly evolving threat landscape, leaving organizations vulnerable to advanced attacks.

Traps v EMET: Comparing Prevention in Endpoint Security

Endpoint security is an essential element of any organization’s strategy for detecting and preventing damaging attacks. There has been a lot of discussion in the infosec world about how to use endpoint security tools to provide the best possible protection. At Palo Alto Networks, advanced endpoint protection is a core component of our strategy to provide a true next-generation security platform.

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