TippingPoint Rolls Intrusion Prevention System

Austin-based TippingPoint, a division of 3Com, said today that it has rolled out a new intrusion prevention system under the name TippingPoint N-Platform. The firm said the new product is targeted at data centers and core network deployments, and includes deep packet traffic inspection capacity. TippingPoint said its system will include IPS filter packages from DVLabs, data leakage protection, network location-based policies, and support for customer developed filter sets.