"Palo Alto Networks is the only complete next-generation security platform. We offer the world’s most innovative and effective security platform that protects our way of life in the digital age by preventing successful cyberattacks."

SecureAuth IdP & Palo Alto Networks

Customers rely on Palo Alto Networks to detect and prevent advanced cyber attacks while safely enabling applications. SecureAuth IdP integrations add an extra layer of security to the picture.

SecureAuth IdP integrates with third-party products to enable a VPN (Virtual Private Network) connection between a network and computer for end-users physically located outside of an organization. An SSL (Secure Socket Layer) VPN protocol used with SecureAuth IdP creates a secure HTTPS session from a PC web browser to the application server being accessed. Additional software is not required since the web browser is used as the client application.

The end-user submits credentials via a VPN client which contacts the VPN server to authenticate and connect the remote user to the internal network. The VPN connection employs strong encryption for the end-user's access to restricted, private data, thereby keeping this data secure from the other users of the underlying network, which might be a public network such as the Internet.

Palo Alto Firewalls and VPNs establish a secure remote access tunnel into the network and corporate resources, creating a protected access path to sensitive data. By integrating SecureAuth IdP with Palo Alto VPNs and Firewalls, customers can be sure that the users able to enter the Virtual Private Network actually are who they say they are, especially if logging in under questionable circumstances.

SecureAuth IdP can integrate with Palo Alto products using RADIUS authentication. When integrating via RADIUS Authentication, SecureAuth IdP acts as a RADIUS Server, authenticating users via the RADIUS protocol to securely enable access to a RADIUS Client (Palo Alto VPN, for example).