Sourcefire's Snort has s real nose for intruders

Tuesday, 9 May 2006, 12:51 AM EST

The U.S. government may have stymied Sourcefire's plans to merge with Check Point Software Technologies, but Sourcefire still has big ideas for the expansion of its open source Snort-based network security technology.

Many companies use Snort intrusion detection and prevention capabilities in their network security products, and features in the works will let Snort better protect against spyware.

At InformationWeek.

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