Network intrusion detection system

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In computer security, a Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS) is an intrusion detection system that attempts to discover unauthorized access to a computer network by analyzing traffic on the network for signs of malicious activity.[1]

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  1. ^ Ptacek, Thomas H. & Newsham, Timothy N. (January 1998); "Insertion, Evasion, and Denial of Service: Eluding Network Instrusion Detection"

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