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IPS Policies Main Page Fields

Use the IPS Policies main page to get an overall, high-level view of your IPS policy settings. You can filter and sort this information to get a better understanding of what you want to configure. Table 1 describes the fields on this page.

Table 1: IPS Policies Main Page Fields




Policy sequence number in relation to the entire sequence.


Name of the IPS policy.


Total number of rules created for an IPS policy.


Total number of devices on which the IPS policy is published.

Publish State

Displays the status of the IPS policy configuration.

  • Not Published—IPS policy is created but not published.

  • Published—Configuration is published to all devices involved in the policy.

  • Partially Published—Configuration is published to only fewer devices involved in the IPS policy.

  • Re-publish Required—Modifications are made to the IPS policy configuration after it is published.

Created By

Login name of the operator who created the IPS policy .

Last Modified

Time when the IPS policy was last modified .

Modified By

Login name of the operator who last modified the IPS policy .


Domain name of security device, which is autopopulated once you select the device. For example: global, system.