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EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet: Yes Virginia, There is a Cracker in Your Box

Mar 06, 2006, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Charlie Schluting)

"The term IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) is tied closely to the term IDS (Intrusion Detection System). Bad things happen, and you need to be able to detect when a server has been broken in to, not solely focus on preventing intrusions. The problem is that many host intrusion detection systems focus on monitoring only one host. The enterprise IT world isn't generally interested in applications that don't scale, and this is precisely where Samhain shines..."

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