WhatIs definition: Inline network device

Network Intrusion Detection (IDS)

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  • inline network device

    An inline network device is one that receives packets and forwards them to their intended destination. 

  • micro VM (micro virtual machine)

    A micro VM (micro virtual machine) is a virtual machine program that serves to isolate an untrusted computing operation from a computer's host operating system. 

  • computer forensics (cyber forensics)

    Computer forensics is the application of investigation and analysis techniques to gather and preserve evidence from a particular computing device in a way that is suitable for presentation in a court of law. 

  • network behavior analysis (NBA)

    Network behavior analysis (NBA) is a method of enhancing the security of a proprietary network by monitoring traffic and noting unusual actions or departures from normal operation... (Continued) 

  • HIDS/NIDS (host intrusion detection systems and network intrusion detection systems)

    Host intrusion detection systems (HIDS) and network intrusion detection systems (NIDS) are methods of security management for computers and networks... (Continued) 

  • Diffie-Hellman key exchange (exponential key exchange)

    Diffie-Hellman key exchange, also called exponential key exchange, is a method of digital encryption that uses a number raised to specific powers to produce decryption keys that are never directly transmitted, making the task of a would-be code break... 

  • ultrasound

    Ultrasound is acoustic (sound) energy in the form of waves having a frequency above the human hearing range.