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5 Reasons Why Host-Based Intrusion Detection Systems Thrive in the Cloud

by Palen Schwab , posted in Cloud Security, IDS, Cloud IDS, Cloud, Intrusion Detection Systems


The threat landscape continues to expand as both the frequency and the financial impact of cyber security incidents increase. As a result, traditional host-based security evolves to counter new attack vectors and types of infections. On rare occasions however, two separate, independently evolving technologies can come together in a way that benefits both – and so it is, with host-based intrusion detection systems (IDS) and the cloud.

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Sep 29, 2015 9:39:52 AM

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Sep 11, 2015 12:50:15 PM

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The History of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) - Part 1

by Palen Schwab , posted in Cloud Security, Intrusion Detection, IDS, Cloud IDS, Intrusion Detection Systems


Great applied technology typically needs enabling partner technology, and it will struggle to make headway until that partner appears. For decades, Intrusion Detection System (IDS) technology struggled to deliver efficient, high quality intrusion monitoring, and is only now experiencing success with the arrival of an unintentional enabling partner technology – cloud computing.

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Sep 9, 2015 10:04:36 AM

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