Give outside employees secure access to the network.

For workers in the field, being able to access resources on the company network is often required to conduct business. Industry-standard VPN technology is accepted and used everywhere from small businesses to enterprises sized organizations. Using a the Astaro Secure Client, users can access resources behind the Astaro device with absolute and security.


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IPSec Remote Access

Remote access over IPSec provides the utmost in security and peace of mind for network administrators. This method uses the Astaro Secure Client to build a stable, fast tunnel to the Astaro gateway, where users can print documents, share file and otherwise conduct business over this encrypted tunnel.

Administrators strictly control what is accessible once the tunnel is established; from individual applications on a single machine, to full access across entire networks.


Available Platforms

Astaro Security Gateway Hardware Appliances

Astaro Security Gateway Hardware Appliances

Our hardware appliances are purpose built, high-performance security devices. They integrate Astaro’s security applications with a hardened Operating System on optimized Intel-compatible server systems that cater to every business size. This section details the series of Astaro Security Gateway hardware models available.

Astaro Security Gateway Software Appliance

Astaro Security Gateway Software Appliance

Our software appliances include the operating system and all security applications bundled within a single software image. While offering the same capabilities as the hardware platform, they can be easily installed on your hardware of choice – maximizing deployment flexibility. The Astaro Security Gateway software appliances are much easier and faster to set-up than software applications that require the installation of an operating system in advance.This section details the security applications available, technical information and deployment scenarios.p

Astaro Security Gateway Virtual Appliance for VMware

Astaro Security Gateway Virtual Appliance for VMware

Our virtual appliances include a software appliance which has already been pre-installed and pre-configured for VMware environments. Being the first unified threat management product that has been certified as “VMware Ready”, it allows for the secure and easy deployment of an "all-in-one" security solution within a virtual environment. This section details the security applications available, technical information and deployment scenarios.



Technical Information

Astaro’s IPSec Remote Access technology offers a broad range of standardized tunneling methods with one-click-configuration options for easily connecting mobile workers to their corporate network:

  • Support of all Major IPSec Encryption and Many Authentication Methods:
    • DES, 3DES, AES, Serpent, Blowfish, Twofish
    • MD5, SHA-1
    • XAUTH allows for integration of One-Time-Password systems
  • Supported IPSec Clients:
    • Astaro Secure Client with integrated desktop firewall (runs on Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 based PCs)
    • Cisco IPSec client
  • One-Click-Configuration via Astaro’s UserPortal:
    • Download of Astaro Secure Client software, configuration files, keys and certificates with a single mouse click
    • Automated installation and configuration of Astaro Secure Client software within minutes

This feature is included within the optional Network Security subscription.