Network Intrusion Prevention IPS
- April 10, 2014
The NSA's top-secret Tailored Access Operations offensive hacking unit offers enterprise defense strategy lessons. Expert Nick Lewis discusses.
- October 15, 2013
One research group says an enterprise IPS can't help detect APTs. But network security expert Brad Casey explains why that isn't necessarily true.
- May 21, 2013
New features for detecting and analyzing malware in Sourcefire's FireAMP and FirePOWER products supplement flagging signature-based antimalware.
- February 08, 2012
Sourcefire CTO Marty Roesch introduced cloud-based analysis for threat intelligence gathering. Network security monitoring platforms like RSA NetWitness may be headed in a similar direction.
- October 13, 2011
Improperly configured network devices and the inability to measure the network security posture make most IT organizations incapable of finding gaps in their systems, according to a new survey.
- January 10, 2011
NSS Labs, Inc. said tuning is crucial in improving network IPS effectiveness. Some vendors failed certain tests, leaving gaping holes in defenses, the testing firm said.
- March 04, 2010
Virtual patching with intrusion prevention systems can offer a quick fix for vulnerabilities on an enterprise network, say experts at RSA Conference 2010, but the technique is no substitute for proper system and application patching.
- March 02, 2010
Summary document outlines ongoing initiatives to improve cybersecurity at the federal level as well as the security of the supply chain and private networks of critical infrastructure facilities.
- September 25, 2008
The ISS unit has produced a number of updates, including unified threat management for small businesses and a virtual appliance for its network intrusion prevention system (IPS).
- July 16, 2008
NitroSecurity Inc. will integrate log management and database activity monitoring with security incident and event management (SIEM).
- March 03, 2008
As 10 gigabit networks grow, enterprises tackle the high cost of intrusion prevention
- August 22, 2007
IDS technology has survived predictions that it would be replaced by IPS. One expert says it will remain a separate product while IPS is folded into firewalls.
- June 04, 2007
Gartner IT Security Summit: VeriSign and AirMagnet announce collaboration on the new VeriSign Wireless Intrusion Prevention Service (IPS) to help IT shops defend Wi-Fi users.
- May 23, 2007
Sourcefire and Insecure.org have inked an agreement to develop open source vulnerability scanning tools based on Insecure's Nmap scripting engine.
- May 22, 2007
3Com targets SMBs; Shift4 introduces gateway to wipe data; SecureWave updates software; StillSecure opens support program; and BlueCoat demonstrates mobile security tools.