Ixia's ThreatAmour

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Security's New Front Line of Defense

Securing your network used to involve inspecting IP packets from everywhere. Why not make your job easier? Ixia ThreatARMOR reduces your attack surface by blocking all known bad IP addresses.

ThreatARMOR uses data from Ixia’s Application and Threat Intelligence (ATI) research center to automatically block confirmed threats, hijacked IPs and even entire countries in bulk.

Ixia's ThreatARMOUR - Security's New Front Line of Defense

Available as 1GbE copper and 10GbE fiber speeds, ThreatARMOR:

  • Easily installs in less than 30 minutes
  • Provides resilient, failsafe inline operation
  • Blocks confirmed bad IPs with no false positives
  • Block internal botnet, phishing, and other malicious communications from getting out

  • Reduces attack surface by eliminating known-bad traffic
  • Stop traffic from unwanted countries
  • Quickly identify compromised internal systems
  • Stops connections, both inbound and outbound, involving known malware, botnet, and phishing sites
  • No false positives – clear proof of criminal behavior for all blocked sites
  • Always-on cloud update service from Ixia’s ATI Research Center
  • Dual redundant power supplies and integrated bypass for maximum reliability

Key Features

  • 1U Security Appliance
  • In-band or passive deployment
  • Full line rate across all ports with blocking enabled
  • Reporting, blocking, or fail-safe bypass operation
  • Always-on ATI cloud security service


  • Serial console interface
  • Front-panel LCD display and push-button controls
  • Future option for dual management Ethernet interfaces

Physical Specifications

Size and Weight

  • 1U high 19” chassis
  • Dimensions: Dimensions: 16.9W x 16.7L x 1.7H (inches)
  • Weight: 22.0lb (10 kg)

Power for ThreatARMOR 1G Appliance (AC)

Dual AC power supplies

  • Operating input voltage: 100 to 200 VAC
  • Idle current: 0.5A @ 120VAC, 0.25A @ 240VAC
  • Max. operating input current: 1.3A @ 120 VAC
  • Heat/power dissipation for module at 100% traffic load: maximum 156 W / 532 BTU/hour

Operating Specifications

Operational Environment


Operating: 5°C to 40°C

Storage: -20°C to 75°C


Operating: 10% to 85%, (non-condensing)

ThreatARMOUR: Your New Front Line of Defense - Data Sheet

Application and Threat Intelligence (ATI)

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Reduce Your Network's Attack Surface

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Telnet Networks Inc.
740 Augusta Dr.
Suite 202
Kingston, ON  K7P 0R5


(800) 561-4019



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