Posted by: Margaret Rouse
DDoS, network behavior analysis, Packet Sniffing, Security
Our WhatIs.com Tech Term is network behavior analysis.
The goal of network behavior analysis is to flag unknown, new or unusual traffic patterns that might indicate the presence of a security threat. Because it operates passively, NBA avoids latency or becoming a performance bottleneck.
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