Network Intrusion Detection System

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Acronym: Network Intrusion Detection System

A method to detect attacks against the integrity of an information system on network layer. An IDS for networks.

Related Software

  • SnortPingplugin for Snort that detects packets that are destined for unused IP address as determined by the built-in ping tool or any custom command, and can effectively and quickly catch internal network scans by unruly users, other malicious activity, and even network misconfigurations.
  • myNetWatchman – System which includes remote firewall log analysis and reporting

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