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Checkpoints Smartdefense as an IPS Apr 28 2009 08:00AM
a bv (vbavbalist gmail com) (4 replies)
Re: Checkpoints Smartdefense as an IPS Apr 29 2009 06:13PM
John Jasen (jjasen realityfailure org)
Re: Checkpoints Smartdefense as an IPS Apr 28 2009 09:15PM
Jaime Díaz (jndiaz gmail com)
Re: Checkpoints Smartdefense as an IPS Apr 28 2009 05:07PM
Laurens Vets (laurens daemon be)
Hey bv,

> I want to ask to list for the opinion on Checkpoints Smartdefense. For
> the past and current users , how enough/successfull do you find it as
> an ips for your enterprise?

Not nearly enough, SmartDefense only provides very basic IDS/IPS and
only for traffic going over the CheckPoint.

> Do you use additional ids/ips if so what
> purposes and to monitor what segments/parts of your infrastructure.?

Yes, we use additional IDS/IPSses. Cisco and Proventia to be more exact
for the purpose of monitoring all our network segments :)

> And how do you deploy,manage Smartdefense?

Huh? It's usually installed on our CheckPoints, we tweak it a little
and let it run wild...

Kind regards,
Laurens

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Re: Checkpoints Smartdefense as an IPS Apr 28 2009 03:59PM
Tommy May (tommymay comcast net)


 

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