Free powerful network and gateway server

When I started working as a network administrator, I was given a task to create a gateway to share internet connection with the users on one public IP address. I wasted around a week to figure out that how this will work on Linux machine and at that time I was not aware of anything like this but I figured it out and used NAT with iptables to configure something to use internet on a single public IP address but what if you are working now a days in small office and has been given a task to create such a server like this, Its just about a matter of few moments or hours. Let me give a list of features of ClearOS by using it you can get; I can under understand that its a long list but you can find few very interesting built-in features in ClearOS; web based interface and many other features, check them out; Its free, Open source and fully featured gateway, server and have many more rich features;

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Gateway Features
  • Antimalware – Antivirus, Ant phishing, Antispyware
  • Antis Pam
  • Bandwidth Management
  • Intrusion Protection, Intrusion Prevention, Intrusion Detection
  • Protocol Filtering including Peer-to-Peer Detection
  • Content Filter
  • Web Proxy
  • Access Control

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Free powerful network and gateway server

When I started working as a network administrator, I was given a task to create a gateway to share internet connection with the users on one public IP address. I wasted around a week to figure out that how this will work on Linux machine and at that time I was not aware of anything like this but I figured it out and used NAT with iptables to configure something to use internet on a single public IP address but what if you are working now a days in small office and has been given a task to create such a server like this, Its just about a matter of few moments or hours. Let me give a list of features of ClearOS by using it you can get; I can under understand that its a long list but you can find few very interesting built-in features in ClearOS; web based interface and many other features, check them out; Its free, Open source and fully featured gateway, server and have many more rich features;

clear os

Gateway Features
  • Antimalware – Antivirus, Ant phishing, Antispyware
  • Antis Pam
  • Bandwidth Management
  • Intrusion Protection, Intrusion Prevention, Intrusion Detection
  • Protocol Filtering including Peer-to-Peer Detection
  • Content Filter
  • Web Proxy
  • Access Control

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Top 10 Open Source Security Software

Open source has became the world’s largest community to offer a large number of software’s to perform daily tasks.  Let me share a list of ten most downloaded security applications from open source community;

Anti-Virus / Anti-Malware

1. ClamWin Free Antivirus

A very handy windows application that uses popular anti-virus engine ClamAV to detect viruses and spywares. It includes a scanning scheduler, automatic downloads, and a Microsoft Outlook plug-in. However, it does not provide real-time scanning; you’ll need to scan your files manually in order to be protected.

2. ClamAV

Most of the commercial and open-source products are based on the Clam Antivirus engine because of its light weight and efficient behavior. It is designed for protecting e-mail gateways, ClamAV offers automatic updates, a command line scanner, and many more. List of compatible operating systems is Unix, Linux and BSD.

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