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Re: recommendations regarding IPS

  • From: Fergie
  • Date: Fri Mar 31 21:09:06 2006

Very. That (several sensors), and honeypots. You need to have
tiered security posture... an IDS is not an 'end-all-be all'
sort of thing -- it's just another tool.

Personal experience and opinion, of course. :-)


- ferg

ps. I don't believe in 'self-defending' IPS autocracy stuff;
you usually end up sepnding more time clearing auto traps as you
do setting them up. :-)

-- Gadi Evron <[email protected]> wrote:

Fergie wrote:

Hi Ferg, :)

> All-in-all, I find that an IDS (NFR-style) has a quite useful
> utility.

How is it useful for your network?

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