Stories by Saman Amarasinghe

Host-based IPS guards endpoints

As network threats continue to grow in number and sophistication, a new technology offers an additional layer of protection. Host-based intrusion-prevention system (HIPS) technology protects endpoints behind the network perimeter. It combats infections and attacks at the device and server level of a network, providing a layered approach that complements investments in network-based IPS without relying on signatures that require near-constant updates