The Sentriant is a security appliance that secures the network interior against rapidly propagating threats. It is also helpful for deeper analysis of suspicious traffic without impacting the operation of live networks. The Sentriant enforces rapid security mitigation actions against specific threat sources across the enterprise. It is not an inline device, therefore cannot be a bandwidth bottleneck or point of failure. The Sentriant is a comprehensive, scalable and easy to use network-based security solution.