A Pragmatic Methodology for Testing Intrusion Prevention Systems

@article{Chen2009APM,
  title={A Pragmatic Methodology for Testing Intrusion Prevention Systems},
  author={Zhongqiang Chen and Alex Delis and Peter Wei},
  journal={Comput. J.},
  year={2009},
  volume={52},
  pages={429-460}
}
Intrusion prevention systems (IPSs) not only attempt to detect attacks but also block malicious traffic and pro-actively tear down pertinent network connections. To effectively thwart attacks, IPSs have to operate both in real-time and inline fashion. This dual mode renders the design/ implementation and more importantly the testing of IPSs a challenge. In… CONTINUE READING