Palo Alto Networks Knowledgebase: Is VMware Tools Supported on the Palo Alto Networks Virtual Firewall?
Is VMware Tools Supported on the Palo Alto Networks Virtual Firewall?
Created On 09/25/18 19:54 PM - Last Updated 02/08/19 00:05 AM
All PAN-OS up to and including 7.0
VMware Tools is not supported on the Palo Alto Networks virtual firewall, because various security standards dictate that third-party software cannot be installed on a security device. The same is true for the Palo Alto Networks hardware firewalls, it does not allow the installation of third-party software on hardware firewalls.
From PAN-OS 7.1 and above, VMWare tools will be supported