An intrusion is an unauthorized act of bypassing the security mechanisms of a network or information system. Synonyms: Intrusion Detection, Intrusion Prevention, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Source: CNSSI 4009


Network-Based Intrusion Prevention

Network-based Intrusion Prevention Services (aka NIPS) is a preemptive approach to network security used to identify potential threats and respond to them swiftly. Like network intrusion detection systems (NIDS), Network-based Intrusion Prevention System (NIPS) monitors …


Intrusion Detection

Intrusion Detection is the process and methods for analyzing information from networks and information systems to determine if a security breach or security violation has occurred. Related Terms: Intrusion Prevention, …