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Exception for specific access in McAfee IPS

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Hi,

I'm new with McAfee IPS. hope anyone can help me. i like to run a pentest on one of the server via the McAfee IPS. question is, how do i allow the traffic to pass thru the IPS? if i allow the traffic, am i still able to inspect and show the event? can IPS do a packet trace?

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Re: Exception for specific access in McAfee IPS

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HI Mirrorless,

thanks for the info..appreciate it

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I asume you want to unfileter all

- Login to NSM

- Click/Go to "Configure"

- Click on "IPS Settings"  tree

- Click on "ACL" tab

- Click on "ACL Editor" to create your ACL (pentest Ip)

- Then click on "ACL Assignments" to assign the ACL

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Hi Mirrorless.

Thank you for your reply, if i add the filter to the ip? does the traffic shown on the threat analyzer?

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ACL is higher filtering level if you're permit it then the IP will be exclude from checking so it's will not shown

If you want to filter for specific alerts ONLy then.. go to Configure | IPS Settings then

- Alerts Filters

- create alrts filter in Alert Filter Editor and assigned the Alert Filter in Alert Filter Assignment for any port/IPS

With Alert Filter you can configure on how the alerts/signature handle the traffic should it be pass/block etc..

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HI Mirrorless,

thanks for the info..appreciate it

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