What is IDS/IPS?
What are Intrusion Detection and Prevetion Systems?
Intrusion Detection and Prevention are corresponding systems designed to monitor your network for signs of possible intrusion, violation, or imminent threats to your network and computer systems. These systems coordinate to detect and stop potential threats on your network.
What problems does it address?
Coordinated attacks can foil the best IP-only firewalls. Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems are challenged with maintaining the security of your business network in the ever-changing threats on the internet.
What does it do?
ID and IP Systemsconstantly watch your network, identifying connections and logging information about them. Blocked applications or connections are reported to security administrators. IDS/IPS can also be used internally to prevent staff and users from violating security policies.