IDS vs IPS vs UTM - What’s the Difference?

November 8, 2019 | Grant Leonard

Author: Grant Leonard

November 8, 2019 | Grant Leonard

IDS vs IPS vs UTM - What’s the Difference?

In our last webcast, we learned about lingering and general confusion over these crazy acronyms IDS and IPS, and how they are like or unlike UTM software modules. Everyone likes primers and simple descriptive definitions, so let’s jump right in with some thoughts. IDS An Intrusion Detection Sensor (IDS) is a tool that most obviously detects things; but…