Which Edition is Right For You?

  • Endian Firewall Community

    If you only have limited needs and do not require Endian official technical support, you can download the Community Edition. Endian Community is designed to make security simple and help protect home networks.

  • Endian UTM Professional 

    For production environments that require real-time access to security updates, extended security features/alerts/reporting, access to support and increased product stability. Available in hardware, software and virtual options.

Endian Feature List

General EFW Community Virtual Appliance Software Appliance Hardware Appliance
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Open Source License (GPL) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Commercial support options No Yes Yes Yes
Ticket System Support No Yes Yes Yes
Direct support from Endian No Optional Optional Optional
Phone Support No Optional Optional Optional
Live/Remote Support (hands on) No Optional Optional Optional
Instant Hardware Replacement No N/A N/A Optional
Industrial Grade Hardware No N/A N/A Yes
DynDNS support Yes Yes Yes Yes
General EFW Community Virtual Appliance Software Appliance Hardware Appliance
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Network Security Yes Yes Yes Yes
Application Control No Yes Yes Yes
Advanced Content Security No Yes Yes Yes
CYREN URL Filter No Yes Yes Yes
CYREN Anti-spam No Yes Yes Yes
Panda Anti-virus No Yes Yes Yes
Web Security Yes Yes Yes Yes
URL Filter 1.8 million URLs 150 million URLs 150 million URLs 150 million URLs
Mail Security Yes Yes Yes Yes
Anti-spam Single Engine Dual Engine Dual Engine Dual Engine
Quarantine Management No Yes Yes Yes
Anti-virus Yes Yes Yes Yes
Anti-virus Single Engine Dual Engine Dual Engine Dual Engine
Virus disinfection No Yes Yes Yes
User Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes
Local User Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes
HTTP Remote User Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes
VPN Remote User Authentication No Yes Yes Yes
VPN One-Time Password Support No Yes Yes Yes
Virtual Private Networking Yes Yes Yes Yes
IPsec Yes Yes Yes Yes
L2TP No Yes Yes Yes
XAuth No Yes Yes Yes
OpenVPN Yes Yes Yes Yes
WAN Failover Yes Yes Yes Yes
BYOD and Hotspot No Yes Yes Yes
Network Address Translation Yes Yes Yes Yes
Routing Yes Yes Yes Yes
Bridging Yes Yes Yes Yes
High Availability No Yes Yes Yes
Event Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Email Notifications Yes Yes Yes Yes
SMS Notifications No Yes Yes Yes
Python Scripting Engine No Yes Yes Yes
Logging and Reporting Yes Yes Yes Yes
Live Network Monitoring Yes Yes Yes Yes
Event Reporting No Yes Yes Yes
Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Management Interface Yes Yes Yes Yes
Full System Access Yes Yes Yes Yes
Updates and Backup Yes Yes Yes Yes
Centralized Management No Yes Yes Yes
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2016
Endian’s SafeSearch Enforcement

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Against Zero-Day Attacks, Endian Wins!

Zero-Day attacks and Ransomware, like CryptoLocker, are considered by many experts as the most dangerous and financially damaging threats on the IT landscape today.   To put it into perspective, it’s estimated that more than $27 million in ransom payments […]