Symantec Host IDS and Symantec Intruder Alert

Novell Technology Partner

product details

Key Features:
  • Monitors systems in real time to detect and respond to security breaches and other unauthorized activities
  • New! Process Management capabilities combine multiple intrusion prevention technology functions to allow organizations to respond rapidly to intrusions and make informed server security policy decisions to protect critical servers
  • Enables the creation of customizable host-based intrusion detection policies and responses
  • Centralized management tools simplify the monitoring and enforcement of host intrusion detection security policies
  • Integrates with the Symantec Security Management System to deliver enhanced prioritization, identification, containment, and removal of security threats
  • Provides audit data for incident and forensic analyses and generates graphical reports of host intrusion detection activity
  • Provides the most extensive platform support
  • Backed by Symantec Security Response, the world's leading Internet security research and support organization Intrusion detection and prevention technology with advanced management capabilities Symantec Host IDS is a scalable intrusion detection and prevention solution for critical servers. It provides enterprises with a sophisticated combination of host intrusion protection technology with advanced management capabilities.
New process management capabilities combine multiple intrusion prevention technology functions, including process reporting, monitoring, and blocking.
  • Process Reporter provides access to granular process data so administrators can make rapid, informed decisions regarding server security.
  • Process Monitor allows administrators to define a wide variety of security configurations to provide a fault-tolerant, secure environment.
  • Process Blocker allows administrators to restrict server capabilities through defined policies to prevent malicious activity.

product compatibility

  • NetWare

system requirements/details

CPU:  677MHz

Memory:  256MB

Hard Disk:  70MB

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regional availability

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Japan
  • Latin America
  • North America

language availability

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish


This product has demonstrated compatibility by successfully completing Novell's stringent product certification requirements.


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