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5 open source intrusion detection systems for SMBs

November 13, 2020

As businesses grapple with the pandemic, millions of workers are no longer working in the traditional office behind the traditional perimeter. They are working from home, accessing data and network resources using unauthorized devices, unauthorized software and unsecured WiFi.

Research has revealed that almost 50% of US businesses have been hit by a Covid-related attack that has impacted the business. This is where intrusion detection systems (IDS) come in.

As the name implies, an IDS monitors the network for suspicious behavior and issues alerts when such activities are discovered.

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