waridtel.com Thu, 10/16/2008 - 22:48
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Thanks for the help. I am actually more concerned regarding the placement of IPS and in which mode I should configure IPS.

1. Promiscous.

2. Inline.

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abinjola Fri, 10/17/2008 - 22:13
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See it depends on requirement...promiscous means in parallel to your network , which means the first packet would always go through the network/IDS and then IDS would start taking actions of consecutive packets..inline is blocking the very first packet..

see of this helps more..



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