Designed specifically for today's mobile workforce, the NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN Client Professional is the no-headache VPN solution with robust encryption and support across multiple connection types for Microsoft Windows® platforms.
Today's distributed mobile workforce requires secure remote access to corporate network resources. The NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN Client Professional is the simple, manageable, and completely secure solution with robust encryption and broad support across multiple connection types and Microsoft® Windows® operating platforms. The ProSAFE® VPN client provides easy setup and seamless compatibility with the full line of NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN Firewalls and ProSECURE® next-gen UTM firewalls, as well as compatibility with IPSec VPN solutions from other leading manufacturers.
Supports a wide range of security protocols and authentication methods, including Advanced Encryption Standard (AES), Data Encryption Standard (DES), 3DES, Message-Digest Algorithm (MD5) and Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA-1)
Also supports Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Internet Key Exchange (IKE – main and aggressive modes), plus a wide range of Smart Cards and certificate authorities
Provides protected access to corporate resources via wireless, broadband, and dial-up connections
Works seamlessly with NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN Firewalls, and NETGEAR ProSECURE® next-gen UTM firewalls, as well as many other IPSec-compliant VPN devices
Enables client-initiated VPNs from Windows® 2000 Workstation, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista®, Windows XP, and Windows 7 PCs
The NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN client allows you to configure security policies and manage certificates through its Windows-based graphical user interface. You can easily create, save, and distribute configuration profiles for easy setup of end users. The ProSAFE® VPN client includes several modules that make it easy to configure and diagnose connection problems:
Configuration Wizard allows for guided and easy setup for quick deployment
Security Policy Editor enables configuration of a security policy connection-by-connection
Connection Panel allows at-a-glance monitoring and control of active tunnel connections
VPN Console Viewer lists the IKE negotiations that occur as secure connections are established
The NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN client supports multiple connection modes for flexible and reliable deployment.
IPSec VPN Client to Gateway Mode – Allows remote users and business partners or subcontractors to securely connect to the corporate network, with strong authentication
Peer-to-Peer Mode – Can be used to establish secure connections between individual computers
Redundant Gateway Support – Can offer remote users a highly reliable secure connection to the corporate network. The redundant gateway feature allows the NETGEAR ProSAFE® VPN client to open an IPSec tunnel with a redundant gateway in case the primary gateway is down or not responding