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AlienVault OTX TAXII Feed

This Integration is part of the AlienVault Feed Pack.#

Supported versions

Supported Cortex XSOAR versions: 5.5.0 and later.

Use the AlienVault OTX integration to fetch indicators using a TAXII client.

This integration can only fetch indicators from active collections. Active collections are those which contain at least one indicator.

Configure AlienVault OTX TAXII Feed on Cortex XSOAR#

  1. Navigate to Settings > Integrations > Servers & Services.
  2. Search for AlienVault OTX TAXII Feed.
  3. Click Add instance to create and configure a new integration instance.
feedThe fetch indicators.False
feedReputationThe indicator reputation.False
feedReliabilityThe source's reliability.True
tlp_colorThe Traffic Light Protocol (TLP) designation to apply to indicators fetched from the feed. More information about the protocol can be found at
feedExpirationPolicyThe feed's expiration policy.False
feedExpirationIntervalThe interval after which the feed expires.False
feedFetchIntervalThe feed fetch interval.False
feedBypassExclusionListWhether to bypass exclusion list.False
api_keyThe AlienVault OTX API key.True
all_collectionsWhether to get all active collections - if selected the integration will run on all active collections regardless of the collections supplied in the collections parameter. Inactive collections will not return indicators.False
collectionsThe collections to fetch from.False
insecureWhether to trust any certificate (not secure).False
proxyWhether to use the system proxy settings.False

If you do not know which collections are available - do not set the Collections and All Collections parameters. The resulting error message will list all the accessible collections.

Note: not all listed collections are active.

  1. Click Test to validate the URLs, token, and connection.


You can execute these commands from the Cortex XSOAR CLI, as part of an automation, or in a playbook. After you successfully execute a command, a DBot message appears in the War Room with the command details.

Get indicators#

Gets the indicators from AlienVault OTX.

Base Command#


Argument NameDescriptionRequired
limitThe maximum number of indicators to return. The default value is 10.Required
Context Output#

There is no context output for this command.

Command Example#

!alienvaultotx-get-indicators limit=3

Human Readable Output#

Indicators from AlienVault OTX TAXII:#


Video Demo#