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Introduction to Intrusion Detection Systems

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This article discusses the various types of intrusion detection systems.
An intrusion detection system (IDS) monitors network traffic and monitors for suspicious activity and alerts the system or network administrator. In some cases the IDS may also respond to anomalous or malicious traffic by taking action such as blocking the user or source IP address from accessing the network.
 read more | score:5966 | -Ray, November 21, 2004
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