[unisog] IPS

Hunt,Keith A keith at uakron.edu
Wed Feb 9 18:56:36 GMT 2005


> 2. You could drop sessions associated with those packets.
> 
>     e.g. Drop an SMTP session if an attempt is made to
>          transfer malicious content (generally not a good
>          idea by the way but useful as an example)

I have been wondering about the implications of dropping an SMTP session
like this. Could you expound on why you think this is not a good idea?

> 
> 
> --
> Gary Flynn
> Security Engineer
> James Madison University
> _______________________________________________


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Keith Hunt  330.972.7968  keith at uakron.edu
Internet & Server Systems
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