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Router with remote controllable parental controls whitelist

I'm looking for either a wifi router or a dedicated hardware firewall (that I can put in front of a wifi router) that has the following parental control features: Web access blocked by default except ...
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wifi router with easily configurable firewall

I need a router for our family. Our internet provider installed a compal-ch7465lg router which works fine but the firewall in it is not enough advanced. The most important thing is that I would like ...
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USB3 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter that Supports ALTQ (for pfSense)

Does there exist a USB3 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter that supports ALTQ? I need ALTQ to facilitate traffic shaping in pfSense. Unnecessary details are here.
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Looking for hardware firewall having very well maintained and updated web category filters?

Right now I am using a small Sophos XG firewall to do SSL inspection and blocking of web categories. Unfortunately, in my opinion, web categories are not very well maintained and updated by sophos. Is ...
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Looking for a network switch with multi network management capabilities, load balancing and web management

This is my first post in this forum, I posted this in another stackexchange forum and was redirected here. I am looking for a network switch that provides a few features: 1 - Manage multiple network ...
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Best firewall to block Tor Browser: FortiGate or Sophos XG?

Users who use wifi of the netrwork shouldn't be able to connect to the internet via Tor Onion Browser, for that reason I am looking for a hardware based firewall (entry-level). So far I found the ...
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Looking for a contemporary device similar to what the Yoggie used to be

About ten years back there was a range of products all called Yoggie. Some of them were bigger, some of them looked like bulky USB sticks (i.e. too wide to fit other USB plugs next to them), called ...
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Syncthing-capable BSD router for max. 100 EUR/120 USD

This is a simplified model of our network: LAN1 LAN2 +-------------------------------+ +--------------------------+ | ...
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Need a Router Recommendation

I am running 24*7 Web Service. So my server is expected to be connected at Internet always. I am using now CISCO 2800 router model. It just working fine. My all server boxes are Linux Machines. But ...
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Network card for motherboard Pine Row

I need to find a network card that is compatible with the motherboard pine row, this board is in a firewall, the client prefers to buy a network card that has two network outputs and is pci-express, ...
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Advice for low power consumption motherboard for pfSense firewall with almost 3 lan (Alix 2d13, Apu2c4 or others)

I'm looking for a motherboard for a pfSense-based firewall with low power consumption (about 10 watts) and 3 LAN ports. Looking for a solution I found these motherboards: Alix 2d13 and Apu2c4 but I'm ...
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Small Business Firewall - ZyXEL v. Fortinet

I have a small business application that I am comparing firewalls for and I'm looking for honest reviews of their performance compared to features. I'm torn between the FortiGate-60D and the ZyXEL ...
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Firewall equipment to prevent/monitor bandwidth consumption and set user access filters

I think that to really monitor our workers' bandwidth consumption and access filters (e.g., website blocking) we need to have firewall equipment because the normal firewall on the computer itself (i.e....
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Home firewall/router with full gigabit throughput

I just upgraded to home gigabit internet, but my router can't handle it. What reliable routers exist that can actually handle full gigabit throughput? I have most of my devices wired, so gigabit WiFi ...
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