host ID

host ID

The second part of a TCP/IP address that defines the host device (computer, server, printer, etc.). The host ID number is shared with the subnet ID. See subnet mask and subnet mask tables.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
References in periodicals archive ?
Paul Lininger, pastor of Blessed Sacrament in Burlington, five sheriffs' departments and 18 police departments in North Carolina now accept the ID; five North Carolina organizations host ID drives.
OPAQ PathProtect monitors hosts and learns traffic patterns, classifies them, and allows for the creation of security policies that can be applied based on IP address, Host ID, or user identity.
Route-Predictor() Initialization status; Get route.path form the navigation; Begin; For partial.path{ if bool.operator() is equal to true then Send current host id of MH/MR to highway home AR; end if end for End; bool.operator() { if (distance > 5 km) return true; if (current speed > 60 km) return true; return false; } ALGORITHM 2: Algorithm of pre_registration.
To access the host computer, the user needs to enter the host ID number and password.
An IP address is 32 b wide and divided into two main parts: a network ID number and host ID number.
Sun says the servers include lights-out management which provides for remote management of the system in the event the Solaris Unix operating system goes down; auto restart; hot plug SCSI disks; front and rear indicator lights which enable system errors to be easily seen; removable host ID, enabling administrators to swap systems in and out of racks; and labels for server names for easy identification of particular servers.
Systems technicians cannot place automation systems onto that network without accounting for patches, anti-virus, firewall, backups, host IDS, host IPS, ports and protocols, encryption, remote access, or basic security and network defense.
In [9] authors introduced a bidirectional and multi-host causality to correlate distinct network and host IDS alerts.
Host IDS software such as that included with AlienVault Unified SIEM can be installed on Controllers in "listen only" mode without any ability to block or otherwise interfere with the Controller's functions.
The embedded Agent can check the security status of the embedded device including: the status of executables (antivirus, host firewall, host IDS, sandbox), files (antivirus signatures, host firewall policies, host IPS signatures, MD5 checksum, file version), registry values, versions, patches, and operating system configurations.
Internet security company Symantec Corp has launched version 4.1 of its Symantec Host IDS solution for protecting a network through intrusion detection and prevention.
The company has also updated its host intrusion detection system for servers with Host IDS, a replacement for its earlier Intruder Alert product.