Network Intrusion Detection 5

By eweek  |  Posted 2001-02-19 Print this article Print

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Version 5.0 of NFR Securitys Network Intrusion Detection software running on the companys Network Flight Recorder Intrusion Detection Appliance is a great tool for IT managers attempting to secure their systems in todays hack-happy society.

SHORT-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // Systems administrators will immediately gain a better understanding of network traffic and attacks.

LONG-TERM BUSINESS IMPACT // With a better understanding of network attacks, systems administrators can implement a better defense. NFRs analysis tools will also help administrators get a handle on how to best deploy security resources.

Provides intrusion detection and notification when a network is probed with known attacks; analyzes attacks.

Requires some reworking of switched networks to transfer traffic to the port where the NFR appliance is; may not protect against new, unrecognized attacks.

NFR Security Inc., Rockville, Md.; (240) 632-9000;


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