Intrusion Prevention

Intrusion Prevention definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): The process of monitoring the events occurring in a computer system or network, analyzing them for signs of possible incidents, and attempting to stop detected possible incidents.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015 (NIST SP 800-94)

The process of monitoring the events occurring in a computer system or network, analyzing them for signs of possible incidents, and attempting to stop detected possible incidents. See also