request system wildfire-vm-image

Perform upgrades on the WildFire appliance virtual machine (VM) sandbox images used to analyze files. To retrieve new VM images from the Palo Alto Networks Update Server, you must first download the image manually, host it on an SCP enabled server, and then retrieve the image from the appliance using the SCP client. After downloading the image to the appliance, you can then install it using this command.

Hierarchy Location

request system

Syntax

request { 
system { 
wildfire-vm-image {  
upgrade install file <value>; 
} 
} 
} 

Options

> wildfire-vm-image—Install Virtual Machine (VM) images.
+ upgrade install file—Perform an upgrade to the VM image. After the file option, type ? to view a list of available VM images. For example, run the following command to list available images:
admin@WF-500> request system wildfire-vm-image upgrade install file ?

Sample Output

To list available VM images, run the following command:
admin@WF-500> request system wildfire-vm-image upgrade install file ? 
 
To install a VM image (Windows 7 64-bit in this example), run the following command: 
admin@WF-500> request system wildfire-vm-image upgrade install file WFWin7_64Base_m-1.0.0_64base

Required Privilege Level

superuser, deviceadmin

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