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Results tagged "IPS"

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Networking, Security, And Grand Unified Theory

April 11, 2014 12:08 PM
With a system that can address both networking and security in NSX, Martin Casado of VMware is borrowing an idea from the world of physics.

4 Tips For Evaluating Next-Generation Firewalls

August 23, 2013 02:29 PM
Next-gen firewalls have become more mainstream, yet still can generate confusion. Security experts offer some clarity.

Cisco Buys IPS Specialist Sourcefire for $2.7 Billion

July 23, 2013 12:47 PM
Cisco today announced its acquisition of security company headed by Martin Roesch, who pledges Snort will remain open and free.

Check Point Appliance Boosts IPS, Firewall Throughput

July 18, 2013 01:10 PM
Company aims to meet enterprise data center security demands with new 13500 appliance.

Next-Generation Firewalls 101

March 01, 2013 01:37 AM
Next-generation firewalls combine application awareness and deep packet inspection to give companies more control over applications while also detecting and blocking malicious threats.

Check Point Rolls Out Managed Security Services

November 29, 2012 11:09 AM
Check Point's ThreatCloud offerings include managed security and event analysis for its IPS gateways and incident response to help customers cope with an attack.

Report: SIEM Tools Still Pose Deployment Challenges

July 05, 2012 11:26 AM
According to a new InformationWeek report, SIEM tools are complex and costly, which is making it difficult for enterprises to get their full value--if they use SIEM products at all.

Sourcefire Unveils First NGFW Appliances

December 05, 2011 09:32 AM
Intrusion prevention system vendor Sourcefire is delivering on its October 2010 promise to add next-generation firewalls to its security portfolio. The company says the NGFW, built around its contextual-awareness technologies, delivers advanced firewall capabilities, as well as integrated application control and the "world’s most powerful IPS" in a security appliance that provides enterprise visibility, adaptive security and advanced threat protection.

Sourcefire Claims First IPS For 40 GbE

October 11, 2011 08:12 AM
In what Sourcefire calls an industry first, the security vendor's latest additions to its intrusion protection systems appliance lineup allow quad stacking to grow throughput to over 40 Gbps of IPS inspection for Ethernet networks in 10 Gbps increments. Best known for Snort--its free, open-source network intrusion prevention and detection system (IPS/IDS)--Sourcefire is introducing the mid-market (3D7000 series) additions to its high-end (3D8000 series) systems and the SSL Appliance for "lightning fast" SSL decryption.

Chinese Security Company NSFOCUS Enters North American Market

May 05, 2011 08:00 AM
Chinese security company NSFOCUS is moving into the North American market, offering network intrusion prevention, Web application firewall and anti-denial of service (DoS) appliances, and a Web security service. NSFOCUS is adopting a channel-based strategy to sell into the small and midsize enterprise market, as well as to hosted service providers, including ISPs, managed security services providers and telcos (ILECs/CLECs).

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