Sourcefire 3D System
The award-winning Sourcefire 3D® System is complemented by the following industry-leading technologies:
FirePOWER™is a unique acceleration technology that supports a range of Sourcefire security solutions with unmatched performance and energy efficiency on a universal security architecture. With industry-leading IPS throughput combined with
Vulnerability Research Team™ (VRT) is a group of leading security experts that maintain the open source community rule set and develop the official Snort rules used by the Sourcefire IPS solutions. The comprehensive threat protection offered by Sourcefire is consistently ranked number one. View our NSS Labs test results for more information.
Snort®, an open source intrusion detection and prevention technology, was created in 1998 by Martin Roesch, the founder of Sourcefire®. Snort uses a rule-driven language which combines the benefits of signature, protocol and anomaly-based inspection methods. With its dramatic speed, power and performance, Snort quickly gained momentum. With nearly 4 million downloads to date, Snort has become the single most widely deployed intrusion detection and prevention technology in the world.
Anti-malware products usually slow down an endpoint and require large downloads of the latest detection. Sourcefire anti-malware solutions provides accurate, lightweight end-point protection by moving detection and analysis to the cloud for true, real-time protection. Try open source ClamAV or commercial Immunet™ today. Either one can run by itself or run it alongside your existing antivirus or anti-malware solution.