Googling a port and protocol leads to a terse description at best, and a linkfarm in the average case. Most protocols on assorted, unknown high ports contain little or no plaintext, and often if the ...
I've been reading quite some time about anomaly/behavior based IDSes for Web servers. I understand the downsides: possible high false positives, learning phase, constant training. My question is how ...
A month ago, Stonesoft (an IDS constructor from Finland) has launched an alert about Advanced Evasion Techniques. With these techniques, they claim to be capable of launching attacks on a network ...
Suppose you are managing a team of Intrusion Detection Experts: ...what are the functional areas of the IDS knowledge space would you group your team into? ...how would you structure your team? ...
Start-ups and organizations with limited budgets that are security conscious are often encouraged to deploy intrusion detection stacks. Given that prevention will always fail, intrusion detection ...
I occasionally get clients requesting I look at their access_log file to determine if any web attacks were successful. What tools are helpful to discern attacks?
What are the pros/cons of using a threat detection system for a web app (like OWASP's AppSensor)? What does a properly implemented threat detection system do and how does it behave when it detects ...