If your organization has been considering the implementation of an Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), you’ll want to take a look at this article – while being aware that it was written by the vendor of an IPS product. Nonetheless, there’s a lot of food for thought in the list of ten issues that an IPS should address, and you can objectively assess whether each of them fits your organization’s security needs. (The article has been edited to eliminate outright product promotion). Check it out here:
About The Author
Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.