Endian Firewall –  EFW 3.0 BETA released for testing

Open Source, Free, Community-Supported Security Solution

Endian Firewall Community (EFW) is a “turn-key” Linux security distribution that turns every system into a full featured security appliance with Unified Threat Management (UTM) functionality. The software has been designed with “usability in mind” and is very easy to install, use and manage, without losing its flexibility.

Basic Features –

  • Network Security
  • Web security
  • Mail security
  • Virtual Private Neworking
  • Multi-WAN with Failover
  • Routing
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • Logging and Reporting
  • Connectivity – Support for most modern UMTS/3G USB dongles
  • System – Performance improvements
  • Contentfilter – Configurable update intervals
  • Dashboard – Customizable through configurable widgets
  • Logging – Trusted timestamping
  • Routing – Additional gateway options


Endian Firewall Community 3.0 BETA is now available for testing.

Visit link: http://www.endian.com/en/community/efw-30-beta/

This release includes the following new features:

Web Security

  • HTTPS filtering

E-mail Security

  • SMTP Proxy: Domain Management

Virtual Private Networking

  • IPsec
    • Encryption: Null, 3DES, CAST-128, AES 128/192/256-bit,
    • Blowfish 128/192/256-bit, Twofish 128/192/256-bit,
    • Serpent 128/192/256-bit, Camellia 128/192/256-bit
    • Hash algorithms: MD5, SHA1, SHA2 256/384/512-bit, AESXCBC
    • IKEv2
  • OpenVPN
    • True SSL/TLS VPN
    • Support for TAP and TUN modes

User Management & Authentication

  • User management for OpenVPN
  • Integrated certificate authority
  • External certificate authority support
  • User password and certificate management (two-factor authentication)

Logging and Reporting

  • Live network traffic monitoring (powered by ntopng)

For detailed information please download the Community Release Note TXT document.

You can download from the below link –

Link to Endian Firewall (EFW) – Unofficial Support Forum

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