Intrusion detection-prevention (IDS-IPS)
The top winners in this category are:
- Gold Award:
Asked which IDS/IPS system best detects or prevents network intrusions, readers gave the highest marks to TippingPoint's Intrusion Prevention System, an inline device that actively checks for malicious traffic.
- Silver Award:
Although Symantec announced that this will be its last year in the appliance business, the company's Network Security 7100 Series finished strong with a silver medal. The appliance uses protocol anomaly, signature, statistical and vulnerability...
- Bronze Award:
Readers praised Juniper Networks' Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDP) for its low rate of false positives. The key to the product's success, says Juniper, is its ability to target vulnerabilities, not attacks.