Palo Alto Firewall: Refresh EDL/DBL activity

This activity executes an operational command on the firewall to refresh the External Dynamic List from the source configured on the firewall. The output of this activity indicates whether the Refresh job has been queued up.

Input variables

Input variables determine the initial behavior of the activity. All input variable entries listed are mandatory.

Table 1. Input variables
Variable Description
FirewallIpAddress [string] The IP address of the firewall being refreshed.
FirewallApiKey [string] The refreshed firewall API key.
FirewallCommand [string] The operational command to be executed to queue up the refresh job.

Output variables

The output variables contain data that can be used in subsequent activities. The output consists of data from the firewall configuration, as well as dynamically generated data.

Table 2. Output variables
Variable Description
activity.Output.result [string] A text string to indicate whether refresh job was queued to run: success or failure.