IPFire is an Open Source Firewall Distribution based on Linux. It's focus is to secure networks while being easy to operate and maintain. It provides many features like VPNs, advanced firewall configuration and of course great performance in all environments.
Lightning Wire Labs is a major supporter of the project and provides many resources for the community to run the project.
A major portion of our profits are used to fund ongoing development, maintenance and research within the IPFire project. It is very important to use that those who profit from the project also fund its development and this is our means to accomplish this.
With your support or reseller subscription, you automatically contribute to reasearching new technology and making IPFire more amazing.
We offer a wide range of hardware appliances that are perfectly optimised to run with IPFire and deliver maximum performance at all times. Those are currently running in companies on many continents of the world, in government authorities of various countries and many schools and universities from IoT applications, over small or home offices to headquarters of large corporations.Read More
Being developed over decades, IPFire has a huge number of features that are way too many to be listed here. It is very flexible and scalable and has been modified so suite many needs. These are a few features that are most commonly used in IPFire. A full list of features is available on the official website.
The firewall engine allows to group networks and hosts so that creating large rulesets is still easy and you will never loose oversight.
Features like DoS protection and blocking based on country allow IPFire to protect networks against various attacks and help to mitigate spam, malware and many more.
IPFire provides IPsec and OpenVPN connectivity to easily allow to create secure tunnels over the Internet and connect your headquarters to all branch offices and home office workers to the IT infrastructure they need.
IPFire is open and free software.
The code is publicly available to be reviewed and studied by everyone. It has been audited by a number of our customers to ensure that their network is one hundred percent protected by IPFire.
IPFire has a very powerful web proxy that allows to manage access to the Internet for devices on the network as well as filtering content for example for students in a school.
IPFire is easy to manage and only requires a minimum amount of maintenance. Updates with new features and security fixes are released regularly and only one click is required to install them.