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Can Zeek (formerly Bro) be installed as in-line IPS?

I'm starting a comparison paper about inline Network IPS. I was looking for an opensource anomaly-based detection engine with IPS capabilities. The easiest choice seemed Zeek(formerly Bro) but from ...
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Best Practices for exporting sensitive database data and transforming it whilist keeping it encrypted?

Say one has to export database data to use in another tool, such as an Excel Spreadsheet or for use as a csv file with some other program. There's a problem with this, and that's that it ends up in ...
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event 4625 - log-in failures from an encrypted username

I am getting tons of these errors everyday for the past weeks, all having the same account name. I tried decoding the name using base64 but it seems that it uses another encryption. I really do not ...
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XSS prevention via JavaScript

I am working on a XSS prevention via Javascript. I am using the following JS-Code for that: (function () { /* XSS prevention via JavaScript */ var XSSObject = new Object(); XSSObject.lockdown = ...
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Backup is corrective control or a preventive control?

This is a theoritical question. There are preventive controls and corrective controls. So, is Backup a corrective control or a preventive control? There are mixed answers and mixed explainations. (...