Understanding and Configuring IDS Signatures Settings

This topic explains how to configure settings that control how IDS signatures are managed. You use the IDS Signatures section of the Setting module for this purpose.

You can activate or deactivate entire categories by clicking the icon next to the category name and selecting the green check mark or the red x.

If you want to enable or disable individual signatures within a category, you can click the category and then enable or disable the relevant signatures. You can also change the priority level on the signatures (high, medium, low) by clicking a rule category, and then clicking a rule. This is also where you can view the specific signature that is used (select Show Raw Signature).

You can manually upload IDS custom signatures using the IDS Signatures section of the vGW Security Design VM Settings module. The IDS Signatures screen shows the following information:

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