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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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Security Intelligence: Can "Big Data" Analytics Overcome our Blind Spots?
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore the current SIEM tools and capabilities today and uncover how new improvements in SIEM can help boost your defenses in today's threat-filled world.
Posted: 31 Jan 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

LogRhythm, Inc.

How traditional firewalls fail
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WHITE PAPER: Did you know that your current firewall may be jeopardizing your network security? Traditional firewalls that only focus on stateful packet inspection and access control rules aren't effective in today's world. This e-book explains where traditional firewalls fall short – and what you can do about it.
Posted: 20 Dec 2012 | Published: 20 Dec 2012

Dell Software

What to Look for When Evaluating Next-Generation Firewalls
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This paper summarizes the results of three independent tests conducted by Network World, ICSA Labs and NSS Labs comparing next-generation firewall performance, cost and functionality.
Posted: 10 Dec 2012 | Published: 10 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Quantifying the Impact of Network-Based Attacks
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This document gives you some guidelines on how to assess the impact of network-based attacks and suggests techniques for creating your own economic model. Get your copy today.
Posted: 03 Dec 2012 | Published: 03 Dec 2012

Dell Software

IT Security Purchasing Intentions 2013
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This in-depth research from Computer Weekly and TechTarget reveals the IT security spending priorities of businesses in the UK and Europe.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

12 Essential Tips for Intrusion Prevention Systems
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Do you know what to look for in an intrusion protection system? Read our e-book, "12 Things Effective Intrusion Protection Systems Should Do," and learn to detect and block the latest generation of exploits used to attack computer systems and resist the most sophisticated evasion techniques.
Posted: 19 Oct 2012 | Published: 19 Oct 2012

Dell Software

Advanced cyber-security intelligence
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ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Bob Tarzey and Clive Longbottom look at the business case for rolling out next security information and event management tools.
Posted: 31 Aug 2012 | Published: 05 Jul 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Mobile: The Technology Game-Changer in 2013
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EGUIDE: TechTarget's recent IT Security Trends 2013 revealed mobility took the cake for biggest fear. In this E-Guide, uncover the results and analysis of the survey to better understand what's in store for your organization.
Posted: 28 Feb 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

Webroot

McAfee Deep Defender: Hidden Malware Protection
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: This webcast explores a security solution that operates beyond the OS, exposing and eliminating hidden malware and stealthy threats that traditional security solutions miss. Discover how this strategy can overcome the limitations of traditional security solutions by watching now to learn more.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Premiered: Jan 2, 2013

Intel

Inside IT: Stopping Security Threats in an Ever-Changing Landscape
sponsored by Intel
PODCAST: In this podcast, Intel's CISO Malcolm Harkins discusses the ever-changing security and threat landscapes and explains why adding advanced protection to your current systems is crucial to staying secure.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Premiered: Dec 27, 2012

Intel

Fighting Rootkits: Protecting against stealthy malware by flying under the operating system
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Discover why rootkits are so harmful to your organization and uncover the innovative and dramatically different approach you should take to protect your organization from these harmful intruders.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Intel

IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This 3-minute video explains the benefits of a network intrusion prevention system (IPS) and how one can help you reduce your exposure of risk while simultaneously cutting down your liability. View now to learn more.
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Premiered: 08 Mar 2011

IBM

E-Guide: Building Risk Resilience in the Threat Landscape
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores how next-generation firewalls (NGFW) can overcome the limitations of traditional firewall solutions. Read on to discover key features, functions, and benefits that NGFWs can offer your organization. Also inside, find key tips for building risk resilience.
Posted: 07 Dec 2012 | Published: 07 Dec 2012

CA Technologies.

E-Guide: Next-Gen Firewall vs. the Competition - Which is Better?
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
EGUIDE: Uncover the best strategies for network protection by consulting this informative e-guide for an evaluation of next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) against other network security solutions, including unified threat management products and intrusion prevention systems.
Posted: 07 Dec 2012 | Published: 07 Dec 2012

Dell SonicWALL

E-Guide: Clearing Up the Confusion to Prepare for APTs
sponsored by Dell SecureWorks
EGUIDE: Consult this expert e-guide today to learn about the critical risks that cyberwar and advanced persistent threats (APTs) pose to your organization. Discover essential strategies for mitigating these risks by reading on now.
Posted: 05 Dec 2012 | Published: 05 Dec 2012

Dell SecureWorks

Next Generation Firewalls: Decision Time: Product Benefits and Tradeoffs
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
EGUIDE: This is the third piece in SearchSecurity.com's three-part guide on Next Generation Firewall products. This expert asset, written by expert Adrian Lane, Analyst & CTO at Securosis, takes a deep dive into the requirements that should seal the deal in terms of final considerations when purchasing an antimalware solution.
Posted: 19 Nov 2012 | Published: 14 Nov 2012

Dell SonicWALL

Next Generation Firewalls: Assessing the Business/Technology Issue
sponsored by Dell SonicWALL
EGUIDE: In the first of SearchSecurity.com's three-part guide on selecting Next Generation Firewall products, this document takes a look at the business and technology issues associated with them and provides expert guidance on the benefits you can reap by taking advantage of the various types of Next Generation Firewall solutions.
Posted: 19 Nov 2012 | Published: 14 Nov 2012

Dell SonicWALL

Intelligent Authentication and User Access: Balancing Security and Convenience
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper outlines today's rapidly changing security landscape,  and offers an overview of the latest identity and access security strategies so that your organization can stay safe - click through to learn more.
Posted: 25 Oct 2012 | Published: 25 Oct 2012

CA Technologies.

Applying Security Holistically from the Cloud
sponsored by CloudAccess
WHITE PAPER: Consult this informative white paper to learn how the paradigm has shifted to security that's developed, deployed and managed from the cloud. Learn how to implement a holistic security strategy to protect all data in the enterprise.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Published: 05 Sep 2012

CloudAccess

HP TippingPoint: Next Generation Intrusion Prevention System
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Consult this informative white paper to learn more about how intrusion prevention systems can improve the security in your business. With this security solution you can stop advanced and targeted attacks before they damage your company.
Posted: 27 Aug 2012 | Published: 27 Aug 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Solutions to Meet your PCI Compliance Needs
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the capabilities of seven HP products in achieving Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) compliance. Ensure that compliance isn't a business inhibitor for your organization by consulting this informative resource.
Posted: 24 Aug 2012 | Published: 24 Aug 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

How To Secure Electronic Healthcare Records Effectively
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights important ways to prevent intrusion and block attacks with a security approach that’s comprehensive, automated, and proactive. That way, your organization can ease the worry of facing hefty financial penalties in the face of a data breach.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Jun 2012

HP & Intel®

Network Evolution: Building the Infrastructure to Enable the Changing Face of IT
sponsored by OnX USA LLC
EZINE: This issue of Network Evolution from SearchNetworking.com explores how to accept and adopt BYOD into your enterprise while tackling the challenges it presents – namely providing secure access to your corporate assets.
Posted: 14 Jun 2012 | Published: 02 Apr 2012

OnX USA LLC

Bit9 Parity for Servers: International Communications Company Locks Down Domain controllers
sponsored by Bit9, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Domain controllers have become an increasingly popular target for malicious hackers for its access to an organization’s sensitive and intellectual property. This case study uncovers how one international communications firm was able to protect 225 of its domain controllers using Bit9 Parity for Servers and the key benefits they gained.
Posted: 23 May 2012 | Published: 23 May 2012

Bit9, Inc.

The Next Generation IPS
sponsored by HP Enterprise Security
WHITE PAPER: Today’s organizations are faced with the growing challenge of advanced persistent threats (APTs). These attacks are more sophisticated and stealthier, using a variety of techniques to probe and gain access to high-value information. In this paper, uncover how to defend against APTs using a new innovative approach, Next Generation IPS.
Posted: 07 May 2012 | Published: 04 May 2012

HP Enterprise Security
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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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