Free Open Source UTM Solution for Home

Endian Firewall Community (EFW) is a turn-key network security software product designed for home that can transform any unused hardware appliance into a full-featured Unified Threat Management solution. Endian Community is designed to make security simple and help protect home networks.


  • Free to use for home (unsupported)
  • Over 1.4 million downloads
  • Bare-metal install for most X86 hardware

Endian Firewall Community Features

Endian Firewall Community (EFW) includes a wide array of security features including a stateful packet firewall, basic web and email security, open-source antivirus and powerful VPN (IPsec and SSL).

Which Edition is Right for You?

Endian Community is a bleeding-edge product designed to help users easily protect their home networks and is not intended for use in production or business networks.  Endian UTM (Professional) is designed for business environments that require higher levels of protection, real-time security subscriptions and product updates, central management and support.

Getting Help with EFW Community

While Endian does not offer official support for our Community version, we do provide a variety of free help resources to assist our Community users.

Mai 10
Endian und eld laden zum ersten gemeinsamen Partnerevent ein

Sehr geehrter Partner, am 15.06. findet das erste gemeinsame Partnerevent von Endian und eld im „Hotel Alexander am Zoo“ in Frankfurt am Main statt. Wir laden Sie herzlich dazu ein über den Dächern der Stadt, Endian noch näher kennenzulernen und […]

Mai 06
Endian Firewall Community 3.2.0 beta1 release

After two months of development and thanks to your feedback on JIRA we’re proud to announce: Endian Firewall 3.2.0 beta1 (codename tocyo) What’s new? First of all we will release, together with this version, the packages updates. It means that you […]