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 June 2019 The June release of Traps management service is all about usability and includes a new easy-to-use navigation bar and pinnable filters. 
14 May 2019 The May release of Traps management service increases bulk action capacity for common tasks and provides visibility into verdicts across multiple verdict sources.
23 April 2019 In May, Palo Alto Networks will begin migrating the URLs used for communication with Traps management service. To avoid disrupting communication we recommend that you add both sets of URLs to your configuration in advance of the URL migration. 
16 April 2019 Cortex hub now provides role management for apps—use the hub to manage who has access to your Cortex apps and what level of access they have.

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


The Traps Agent Administrator's Guide describes the requirements for and how to install and use the Traps agent that you deploy with 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 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.

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 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™ 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.

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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