The Australian National University (ANU) is one of Australia's premier universities and ranked amongst the best in the world. Their challenge is to block network attacks and threats, manage malware incidents, and ensure around-the-clock network availability. They chose Sourcefire to overcome this challenge. They implemented automation, functionality and manageability of the Sourcefire next-generation intrusion prevention system with built-in FireSIGHT contextual awareness and enhanced reporting. The result of implementing Sourcefire was effectiveness provides maximum security with minimum disruption.