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Linux as IPS

Hello
Is there a Linux based product that would allow me to use a dedicated Linux box as an IPS system which also allows signature updates etc.?

Thanks!
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eggster34
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rowansmithCommented:
Snort www.snort.org

It can be configured to do IPS.
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Kamran ArshadIT AssociateCommented:
Hi,

There are a few options;

Snort                          www.snort.org
OSSEC                        www.ossec.net
Open Tripwire             sourceforge.net/projects/tripwire/
Untangle                     www.untangle.com
Bro-IDS                       www.bro-ids.org/
Endian                        www.endian.com
Prelude IDS                www.prelude-ids.com
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Anthony PerkinsCommented:
Ping.
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Anthony PerkinsCommented:
>>experts exchange is forcing me to close this question although I'm not ready to do so yet as I'm still testing all the products that were suggested to me.<<
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eggster34Author Commented:
experts exchange is forcing me to close this question although I'm not ready to do so yet as I'm still testing all the products that were suggested to me.
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