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HIPS
Last modified: Wednesday, April 13, 2005 

Short for host-based intrusion prevention system, HIPS is an IPS or intrusion prevention system designed for security over host-based systems where intrusions and infections are dealt with at the individual workstation level to provide a more effective level of security.

See also IPS, intrusion prevention systems.

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