Palo Alto Traps Endpoint Security Manager
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Palo Alto Traps Endpoint Security Manager

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Article Summary

Palo Alto Traps Endpoint Security Manager (ESM) delivers endpoint protection to prevent advanced persistent threats (APTs) and zero-day attacks.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices


  1. MSSQL Server (required) - The DNS / IP Address of the Microsoft SQL Server your Palo Alto Traps Endpoint Security Manager (ESM) instance is using.
    • To use a specific named instance, the value supplied should be in the following format: {server_host}\{instance_name}.
    • If no instance is supplied, the default instance will be used.
  2. Port (optional, default: 2153) - The port used for the connection.
  3. Database Name (required, default: TRAPSDB) - The name of the database inside the SQL Server.
  4. User Name (required) - A user name that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets.
  5. Password (required) - The user's password. The password must not include ";".
  6. For details on the common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.


Advanced Settings


Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters

  1. SQL pagination (required, default: 1000) - Specify the number of results per page received for a given SQL query to gain better control on the performance of all connections for this adapter.
  2. Do not fetch devices if device is not on (required, default: false) - Select to not fetch devices where Is On field is 'No'.

For details on general advanced settings under the Adapter Configuration tab, see Adapter Advanced Settings.

Required Ports

Axonius must be able to communicate with the MSSQL Server via the following ports:

  • Microsoft SQL Server discovery port - 1433.
  • The specific port for the supplied named instance, if relevant.

Required Permissions

The value supplied in User Name must have read access to devices.


  • "Login failed" - If you are using a domain user, in the User Name field, specify the domain and the user name in the following format: domain\username.

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