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Defining Next-Generation Network Intrusion Prevention

Published: 18 December 2013

ID: G00258372

Analyst(s): Craig Lawson , Adam Hils

Summary

The threat landscape has evolved in terms of sophistication and volume. NGIPS must address these threats effectively to prevent damage to business operations and reputation. We highlight the key features required to be considered an NGIPS, and the threats that NGIPS is and is not able to address.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Analysis

  • Technology Description
  • Technology Definition
  • Uses
  • Benefits and Risks
    • Benefits
    • Risks
  • Technology Alternatives
  • Selection Guidelines

What Is a Next-Generation Network IPS?

What a Next-Generation Network IPS Is Not

  • Technology Providers

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