IPS

Is short for Intrusion Prevention System. These systems monitor network traffic to determine whether a security breach or malware infection has taken place. When applicable they can intervene in such cases as pre-determined by the network administrator to avoid further damage. In general, a complete Intrusion Prevention System can include components like firewalls and anti-virus software.

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