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The EnGarde Secure Professional integrated software solution offers
unsurpassed levels of security, ease of use, intrusion detection and
alert capabilities, integrated database and software development packages,
and support for standards-based Internet services.
EnGarde Secure Professional is also available in pre-configured turnkey
rackmount Internet servers from Guardian Digital. The Guardian Digital
Linux Lockbox is a highly reliable complete eBusiness solution, configured
to address space-saving considerations at co-location facilities,
ISPs, and ASPs.
Guardian Digital's EnGarde Secure Professional features:
- Browser-Based Administration - Browser-based secure remote
administration can be performed using the Guardian Digital WebTool.
The GD WebTool provides security through a 1024-bit SSL connection
and allows an administrator to perform 100% of the functions that
could previously only be performed from the command line.
- Guardian Digital Secure Network - The integrated Guardian
Digital Secure Network allows organizations to manage the software
configuration of their EnGarde Secure Professional installations within
- Web Services - All Web functions are controllable through
the GD WebTool. The creation of thousands of virtual Web sites can
be easily managed and maintained.
- High-speed Internet Connectivity - Connect your office Cable
or DSL high-speed Internet connection to build an inexpensive corporate
- Gateway Firewall Services - The integrated gateway firewall
includes the ability to protect organizations from malicious cybervandals
and provides a level of assurance that its assets are secure. The
port forwarding functionality provides small organizations with the
ability to redirect Internet service requests to servers within the
internal network. Network Address Translation provides security by
masquerading requests by internal clients for Internet services as
well as enabling organizations to use a single IP address for all
their internal workstations to reach the Internet.
- Intrusion Detection and Prevention - The intrusion detection
features will detect and notify you of possible threats and security
- System Logging and Auditing - Extensive logging is performed
to insure that you have the latest system information.
- Host Security - Security of the host itself has been significantly
increased. Enforcement of longer user passwords, control of expiration
dates, and utilization of the latest in advanced forms of password
encryption close one of the most common and easily exploitable means
- Electronic Mail Server - The included e-mail server has
been engineered to provide security and stability and can control
e-mail for hundreds of domains with the click of a mouse. Mail can
then be retrieved in a secure format using conventional mail clients.
Additional security improvements have been made including protection
from common threats as well as restricting unsolicited e-mail.
- PHP Embedded Scripting - The PHP HTML embedded scripting
language makes it easy for developers to create dynamically-generated
Web pages. PHP also offers built-in database integration for database
management systems, providing the ability the produce database-enabled
Web pages with a short learning curve.
- Database Support - The included database server provides
a true multi-user, multi-threaded SQL (Structured Query Language)
database server, enabling EnGarde system users and applications to
create robust interactive Web sites and powerful E-Commerce sites.
- Secured IMAP and POP3 - SSL Secured IMAP and POP3 are fully
supported to help increase the security of personal e-mail.
- Domain Name Services - EnGarde Secure Professional can manage
DNS for thousands of domains for external users trying to access virtual
Web sites running on EnGarde, as well as DNS for internal users. This
is all configurable using the WebTool.
- Common Gateway Interface (CGI) Support - The administrator
has the ability to enable CGI-based dynamic Web content on an individual
virtual server basis.
- Server Side Includes - EnGarde has the full ability to correctly
display server-parsed Web pages (.shtml files).
- Secure Shell Accounts -The Secure Shell provides a secure
encrypted communications link with EnGarde Secure Professional from
a remote location, eliminating the risk previously found in other
remote access methods.
- Web Server Aliasing - EnGarde has the ability to create thousands
of virtual Web sites from the same IP address.
- E-Mail Server Aliasing - EnGarde gives the administrator
the ability to add e-mail server aliases, allowing the creation of
thousands of virtual e-mail domains.
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