In every Cisco IPS deployment, basic sensor configuration tasks enable you to effectively use your Cisco IPS to monitor and protect your network. This chapter focuses on the following topics:
The basic sensor configuration tasks include the following:
The basic sensor interface configuration tasks include the following:
When using inline processing, you can configure software bypass to operate in one of the following modes:
Configuring traffic flow notifications involves customizing the following parameters to your network environment:
After configuring the interfaces on you sensor, you must also assign them to a virtual sensor before your sensor can use the interfaces to analyze network traffic.