For comprehensive, proactive network protection against a broad range of today’s threats and attacks, SMBs and other organizations need to deploy next-generation intrusion prevention. The proven and award-winning McAfee® IntruShield® network intrusion prevention system (IPS) delivers the most comprehensive, accurate, and scalable threat protection. IntruShield helps SMBs assure the availability and security of critical network infrastructure through proactive and comprehensive threat prevention.
The McAfee IntruShield award-wining, nextgeneration IPS appliances enables SMBs and enterprises to reduce business risk by deploying the industry’s most comprehensive and proven network IPS solution. Their purpose-built platforms proactively protect endpoints and critical network infrastructure from known, zeroday, and DoS attacks, as well as threats like spyware, VoIP vulnerabilities, botnets, malware, network worms, Trojans, and peer-to-peer applications.
IntruShield’s unparalleled technology preemptively blocks attacks before they reach their intended targets, while providing absolute accuracy and mission-critical performance for all network environments. Its integrated protection and easy-to-manage platform delivers broad asset protection, maximized business availability, reduced liability, and security-cost avoidance. And IntruShield’s powerful policy enforcement, advanced forensics, and comprehensive reporting capabilities help small and large businesses comply with audit and regulatory requirements.
IntruShield is the industry’s first risk-aware intrusion prevention solution, enabling SMBs to deploy prioritized risk management through intelligent, highly targeted threat prevention. By integrating with market-leading McAfee Foundstone® vulnerability management (VM) solutions—as well as open-source vulnerability assessment (VA) systems such as Nessus—IntruShield reduces business risk, increases operational efficiencies, and maximizes security by providing the ability to identify and block the most relevant threats and attacks targeting your network.
IntruShield’s built-in VoIP protection, spyware prevention, and advanced Web-client protection maintains business critical applications, reduces IT costs, and secures confidential information by blocking spyware, malware, botnets, and VoIP threats. Its unrivaled ASIC-based architecture, deep packet inspection, and patented shellcode detection deliver unequaled zero-day protection.
The innovative IntruShield architecture is purpose-built for long product life cycles, providing continuous nextgeneration security and feature enhancements. This allows for continuous protection against the latest threats and vulnerabilities—including spyware, malware, botnets, SYN flood, and VoIP threats—while never requiring hardware upgrades. IntruShield’s architecture integrates patented signature, anomaly, DoS, and distributed DoS (DDoS) analysis techniques, enabling highly accurate threat detection and prevention that blocks attacks before they inflict damage. IntruShield’s next-generation technology delivers unparalleled features, including “out-of-the-box” default IPS blocking, pre-configured Recommended for Blocking policies, built-in spyware and VoIP protection, virtual IPS, and an integrated internal firewall. And the IntruShield portfolio of appliances is backed by McAfee.