Upon completion of this chapter, you will be able to perform the following tasks:
Define the major features of Cisco intrusion protection solution
Identify the different Cisco sensor platforms
Explain Cisco Threat Response
Identify the major sensor placement locations
Explain the sensor deployment considerations
The Cisco intrusion protection system (IPS) is a comprehensive system that enables you to actively defend your network against network attacks, misuse, and unauthorized access. The system incorporates sensors and agents that perform real-time monitoring of traffic at locations throughout your network, from the network level all the way to the host level. Supporting a large base of sensor types enables you ...