Date Added: May 2012
The main purpose of Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) and Intrusion protection Systems (IPS) for data mining is to discover patterns of program and user activity, and determine what set of events indicate an attack. In the last years, the networking revolution has finally come of age. More than ever before, the people see that the Internet is changing computing as they know it. The possibilities and opportunities are limitless; unfortunately, so too are the risks and chances of malicious intrusions. In Network Security, intrusion detection and prevention system is the act of detecting activity or action that attempt to compromise the confidentiality, integrity or availability of a resource.