The FireBrick SoHo and Plus are professional multifunction network devices with many applications.
Here is a comparison of features between the SoHo and Plus.
The FireBrick SoHo and Plus are hardware firewalls, protecting your network from numerous forms of attack from the internet. By plugging the FireBrick in between your ADSL router and internal network it will provide protection immediately without any configuration. Your network can be firewalled within 60 seconds of opening the box.
The firewall functions and all of the FireBrick configuration are made using a simple but comprehensive user interface, accessible from any browser.
The FireBrick SoHo and Plus can be configured to perform many network applications. A few examples are listed below:
|Router||Full IP routing tables; Multi-homing interfaces; Proxy ARP configuration; NAT; IP/port mapping; DHCP server; DHCP client; DNS forwarding|
|VPN tunnels||Multiple VPN tunnels to other FireBricks.|
|Firewall||Stateful inspection - with full ICMP error handling; Comprehensive filtering and routing on time of day, day of week, interface, source/target IP, protocol, TOS, source/target ports, ranges of IP (even mid subnet), and ranges of ports.|
|Reporting||LAN usage; daily route and filter usage; Incident logs - live, historical, syslog, and LED blink.|
|Security||Multiple level user security allowing different users different levels of access and allowing remote admin from controlled IP addresses or tunnels|
|Ports||1 x Uplink Port
4 x Network Side Ports
4 Port Hub