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    Question Firewall intercept traffic befor IPS?

    Hi All,
    I have set a rule to block clients and servers from a particular country in Firewall. I am getting intrusion attempts (blocked) from IP addresses from that country. I assumed that if I block this country in the firewall app, the intrusion attempts would not be seen by the IPS. Is this true or is my understanding incorrect?

    Thanks

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    No, Intrusion Prevention sees traffic even that is subsequently blocked.
    In NAT scenarios the majority of traffic that it logs will just be dropped unless you have a port forward.
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