Sourcefire Unveiled New IPS
Sourcefire introduced a new version of its intrusion prevention system. The latest version incorporates real-time contextual awareness into its inspection. The technology gathers information about network and host configurations, applications and operating systems, user identity and network behavior and traffic baselines. The hardware running the system provides IPS inspected throughput options ranging from 20 Gbps down to 5 Mb per second. Customers can upgrade to the latest IPS by adding a license to their software.