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ALSO CALLED: Network Intrusion Prevention, Host Intrusion Prevention, Intrusion Protection, Network Intrusion Management
DEFINITION: Intrusion prevention is a preemptive approach to network security used to identify potential threats and respond to them swiftly. Like an intrusion detection system (IDS), an intrusion prevention system (IPS) monitors network traffic. However, because an exploit may be carried out very quickly after the attacker gains access, intrusion prevention systems also have the ability to take immediate action,  … 
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NSS Labs Network Intrusion Prevention System Product Analysis- IBM GX7800
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals the best-value features to look when making a network intrusion prevention system (IPS) by providing performance analysis of a top IPS solution.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

Supporting the Zero Trust Model of Information Security: The Important Role of Today's Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Forrester Research, Inc. report introduces a zero trust model to reduce risk of insider and outsider threats. Click through to learn how the intrusion prevention system (IPS) can be used to fulfill this model.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Monitor and Protect Critical Web Applications with a Web Application Firewall
sponsored by Imperva
WEBCAST: While the growth of business applications has grown, corporate resources have become more exposed to security threats. This resource takes a look at the growing risk of application attacks via SQL injection.
Posted: 19 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Feb 19, 2014

Imperva

Endpoint Protection Platforms for Enterprises
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores a unique enterprise endpoint protection platform that encompasses a multitude of security tools.
Posted: 14 Feb 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Symantec Corporation

September Information Security Magazine
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EZINE: Industry experts explore key developments that define next-generation firewalls from application awareness to domain-reputation-management, intrusion prevention techniques, and protecting virtual machines. Also uncover the latest global risk assessment that predicts investments in security will finally lead spending in years to come.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

SearchSecurity.com

SuperMassive Series data sheet
sponsored by Dell Software
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: The Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) platform is built to meet the needs of enterprise, government, university and service provider deployments and gives you uncompromising, high-performance firewall protection. Learn how to protect against today's emerging threats in this SuperMassive NGFW datasheet.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell Software

Information Security Essential Guide: The Evolution of Threat Detection and Management
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This Information Security Essential Guide outlines the latest threat detection options available, provides a number of best practices for threat prevention, and outlines why your SIEM is a key player in the fight against cybercrime.
Posted: 18 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Is Your Platform Secure? Really?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource analyzes three of today's top platforms, IBM Power, x86, and UNIX, revealing how their built-in security components fared based upon both business and technical perspectives.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

IBM

Practitioner's Guide to Establishing a SOC
sponsored by AlienVault
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides an overview of how to evaluate the security controls needed to establish a Security Operation Center (SOC), along with what data a SOC needs to quickly detect and respond to a breach.
Posted: 12 Jul 2013 | Published: 09 Apr 2013

AlienVault

Information Security Decisions Security School: Evaluating Firewalls for Your Business
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Access this security school to learn the best ways to evaluate firewalls, including the three types of firewall tests you should perform to ensure you choose the best option for your organization.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Premiered: 19 Jun 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Targeted attacks: Preparation and Mitigation
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explains how you can make an effective business case for targeted attack defense. Also inside, discover what you need to know in order to change user behaviors as part of your risk mitigation strategy.
Posted: 17 May 2013 | Published: 17 May 2013

SearchSecurity.com

Threat Detection (Antivirus Intrusion Prevention)
sponsored by Windstream Communications
EBOOK: Antivirus and intrusion prevention aren't the threat detection stalwarts they used to be. Check out this Information Security Essential Guide to uncover how vendors are responding to the growing threat landscape and the options available to help you counter modern-day attacks.
Posted: 03 May 2013 | Published: 03 May 2013

Windstream Communications

Efficacy of Emerging Network Security Technologies
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: The report, which surveyed 4,774 global IT and IT security professionals across nine countries identifies the challenges enterprises are facing dealing with emerging security threats.
Posted: 29 Apr 2013 | Published: 29 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

How a next-generation firewall prevents application-layer attacks
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: The application awareness of next-generation firewalls (NGFW) provides security IT teams with new opportunities and challenges. Read this expert E-Guide to discover how a NGFW prevents application-layer attacks and why they are important to consider as a form of defense for the enterprise.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

SearchSecurity.com

How to Properly Secure Your Organization: Evolving Your Threat-Detection Techniques and Endpoint Security Strategy
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
EGUIDE: Learn the steps of evolving your endpoint security strategy as well as the benefits and challenges that can arise when utilizing threat detection products.
Posted: 23 Oct 2013 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

Bit9, Inc.

A Buyer's Guide to Endpoint Protection Platforms
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner buyer's guide to endpoint protection platforms aims to help you select the endpoint protection platform (EPP) that best aligns with your organization's needs. View now for key recommendations and advice before purchasing an EPP.
Posted: 02 Aug 2013 | Published: 17 Apr 2012

McAfee, Inc.

Practitioners Guide to Establishing a SOC Webinar
sponsored by AlienVault
WEBCAST: This AlienVault Unified Security Management (USM) webinar is intended for a technical audience and will provide the core information necessary to evaluate the security controls essential to establishing an efficient Security Operation Center (SOC).
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 16, 2013

AlienVault

A CIO's Five-Point Plan for Managing Endpoint Security
sponsored by Dell KACE
EGUIDE: Managing endpoint security is a major challenge for organizations. This expert e-guide, brought to you by SearchCIO.com, offers a five-point solution for managing endpoint security for the hyper-connected enterprise – starting with data governance.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Dell KACE

Understanding Web-Based Crime-Fighting Techniques To Protect Your Critical Data
sponsored by Imperva
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, brought to you by SearchCompliance.com, you will gain an understanding of the risks to your data and strategies to protect your systems within the limits of your resources.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

Imperva

Security for a Faster World
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This eBook presents a maturity model that will help you determine how secure you really are, explores five questions every CIO should be able to answer, and outlines a new approach based on intelligence gathering and research that can keep you ahead of the cybercriminals.
Posted: 13 Jun 2013 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

McAfee Tackles the Complexities of Endpoint Security
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents the myriad of enterprise endpoint threats today, and how you can conquer these difficult complexities.
Posted: 04 Jun 2013 | Published: 29 Mar 2013

McAfee, Inc.

IT Administrator Saves Engineering Firm More than 200 Hour a Week by Switching to Webroot SecureAnywhere Business - Endpoint Protection
sponsored by Webroot
CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how engineering and project management firm Doris, Inc. was able to combat slow scan times, complex management, and ineffective protection by investing in the right endpoint security solution.
Posted: 15 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Webroot

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Threat Management
sponsored by Sophos, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Read an overview of the unified threat management market today and uncover an analysis of fourteen of the vendors on the market to get help finding your ideal UTM solution.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 05 Mar 2012

Sophos, Inc.

Next-Generation IPS for Dummies
sponsored by Sourcefire
EBOOK: Despite the hype, you don't need to replace your firewalls to gain application visibility and control. A Next-Generation IPS (NGIPS) can do this – and even detect and protect against advanced malware – without disrupting your security architecture. Learn what a NGIPS can really do. Download the "Next-Generation IPS for Dummies" eBook.
Posted: 30 Apr 2013 | Published: 01 Jan 2013

Sourcefire

Assessing the Value of Cloud Security Threat Intelligence Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide deep dives into what a global threat intelligence service is, how well the services perform and if they are worth the investment. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company
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INTRUSION PREVENTION DEFINITION (continued): …  based on a set of rules established by the network administrator. For example, an IPS might drop a packet that it determines to be malicious and block all further traffic from that IP address or port. Legitimate traffic, meanwhile, should be forwarded to the recipient with no apparent disruption or delay of service. According to Michael Reed of Top Layer Networks, an effective intrusion prevention system should also perform more complex monitoring and analysis, such as watching and responding to traffic patterns as well as individual packets. "Detection mechanisms can include address matching, … 
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