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SearchOpenSource: Host Intrusion Detection with OSSEC

Oct 13, 2006, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by James Turnbull)

[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link. ]

"No one wants an intruder in the corporate network, and one key way to fight against intruders is to be able to detect them.

"Intrusion detection and prevention services (IDS/IPS) are broken down into two broad categories: network- and host-based services. Network-based IDS/IPS (Snort, for example) detects and potentially prevents network-borne attacks..."

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