Astaro Security Gateway 425

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Astaro Security Gateway 425
Astaro Security Gateway 425 is designed to provide protection for medium to large-sized enterprises. This model incorporates an optimized hardware accelerator which performs security functions such as content decompression and pattern matching, accelerating the performance of content-inspection applications like virus detection. The processing unit is a Field-Programmable Gate Array, so that software enhancements and upgrades can be downloaded and installed over the Internet.

Astaro Security Gateway appliances provide affordable and comprehensive network protection against a multitude of security risks, by means of a manageable complete solution, integrating up to nine security appliances:

Web Security
  • Spyware Protection blocks incoming spyware, adware and other malicious applications, and prevents them from sending out confidential information.
  • Virus Protection for the Web defends computers against virus infections from web downloads and web-based e-mail.
  • Content Filtering can block Internet access to 60 categories of web sites during working hours.

E-mail Security

  • Virus Protection for E-mail catches viruses in SMTP and POP3 e-mails and attachments, even in compressed and archived formats.
  • Spam Protection uses nine different techniques to filter out spam without stopping legitimate e-mails.
  • Phishing Protection blocks e-mails from criminals trying to trick users into revealing confidential information.

Network Security

  • Intrusion Protection detects and blocks probes and application-based attacks using heuristics, anomaly detection, and pattern-based techniques.
  • Firewall, with stateful packet inspection and application-level proxies, guards Internet communications traffic in and out of the organization.
  • Virtual Private Network Gateway assures secure communications with remote offices and "road warriors".

Astaro Security Gateway Highlights

  • Nine integrated security applications offer the most feature-rich security solution on the market.
  • Utilizes over 100,000 virus signatures, more than 3,000 intrusion protection rules, and a database of over 60 million websites classified into 60 categories to identify sources of spyware, spam, phishing attacks, and questionable or illegal content.
  • Highest virus detection rate by using two independent virus scanners.
  • Award-winning browser-based user interface for quick installation and simple administration.
  • Automated updates for system software and new threat signatures.
  • Powerful tools to centrally manage large deployments.
  • State-of-the-art reporting allows real-time visibility of the network's security status.

product compatibility

  • Novell eDirectory


  • x86

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regional availability

  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe, Middle East & Africa
  • Japan
  • Latin America
  • North America

language availability

  • English


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