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  1. HTML5-VPN RDP Printer redirect

    Unfortunately it is not possible to print in the RDP Session to local printer as it would be possible with the RDP-Client and Windows Server 2008 R2 (printer redirect). This feature would definitely a big plus for the user

    17 votes
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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Mail Protection: Expressions scanning for Headers

      Our ISP set's an X-header for spam, but I cannot get the astaro to block the ones my ISP has tagged because the antispam expression filter does not look at the headers! Please can you fix this ASAP as the astaro does not catch all spam on its own.

      34 votes
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        6 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Patch Assessment Install Alert

        When new SAV install package will run, alert message would like to be shown, just like "Windows 7 Home Premium isn't supported on your system". Because some coutomers don't recognize which OS platform is supported, espesically, Patch assessment feature.

        3 votes
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          0 comments  ·  Usability/GUI  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Networking: Masquerading (NAT) Balancing Across All Public IP's

          Use all available public addresses on the WAN interface, even though the HTTP proxy is turned on. The reason for this feature is to keep users working, even if the primary WAN IP address is offline.

          39 votes
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            5 comments  ·  Network Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Whitelist for Country blocking

            Be able to block a country except for a particular host that you do business with.

            4 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Network Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Logging: Search within Search Engine Logs

              Would it be possible to support searching with asterisk within the search engine logs? So when some people had searched for "i want a new job" or "better Jobs" I want a search within the log with "*jobs*" and I can see all those search terms from the users.

              16 votes
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                2 comments  ·  Logging  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • ftp conntrack helpers working not only on port 21, 2121

                Some endusers needs more than 2 tcp ports working for FTP protocol
                It would be great to have a chance to insert a list of ports that are operational for FTP in Passive mode, in based on the final FTP server.

                3 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Mail notification for vpn connection

                  Salve,
                  a mail notification for vpn connection is open and a notification when the connection is closed!

                  deubner@stgeorgklinikum.de

                  4 votes
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                    0 comments  ·  Reporting  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Interface usage list not displaying all related configuration

                    Once enabled/configured web server protection on the interface, the "Show where this object is in use and its last change" button under interface configuration session doesn't show/update it accordingly.

                    Both V8 & V9 having this issue.

                    2 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Usability/GUI  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Automatically create a Network Host definition for Managed endpoints

                      If hosts managed by UTM Endpoint Protection had a corresponding network definition created for them, and a corresponding group definition for the management groups they are a part of, then computers with endpoint control enabled and up to date, could be given different access priveledges on a network, or to the web.

                      Computers out of colmpliance with the policy could also be put in a different group, which would allow them to be filtered or restricted differently.

                      3 votes
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                        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • AstaroOS: MSP-style multi-tenant for Web and Mail

                        Ability to multi-tenant the main features (web proxy and email).

                        11 votes
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                          3 comments  ·  Operating System  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • HW LED for IPSEC status.

                          I want a green/red LED in the front of the ASG 110/120 unit, that indicates if the IPSEC VPN is up (established) or down. This makes it a lot easier to directly see if there is a problem with VPN connection w/o logging in to it.
                          Maybe this feature should be choosable in the gui, "Show VPN status: Enable/Disable"

                          6 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Notifications: Remove PPPoE-Reconnects from Up/Down notifiers

                            It would be great if there won't be double notifications (down/up) during scheduled pppoe reconnects - they tend to get piled up customers complain about these apperent warnings.

                            Disabling the notifications on the internet-uplinks would be no good, as I and my customers will miss problems on the connections.

                            TSG

                            14 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Networking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Firewall / Proxy Time metering limit

                              time consumption measurement period for definitions. e.g. 3 hours between 10.00 und 18.00 clock as child protection.

                              4 votes
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                                0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Web Application Firewall: Time-based Rulesets/Events

                                More and more customers see a need in restricting their (internal) webservices (owa/active sync for example) to business hours only to ensure occupational safety and health guidelines or even laws.

                                We/our customers would greatly appreciate a feature like this added into the WAF of ASG/UTM, some option where you choose to make certain services available only at specific times.

                                12 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Web Server Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • HTML5 VPN Portal: RDP Connect local resources

                                  Create the possibility that we can connect to local resources on the client pc/laptop within a remote desktop session, like when using mstsc. Ofcourse it has to be possible that we can allow or disallow it.

                                  8 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  VPN  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Web Protection: Image Optimization by Scaling / Compression

                                    Al-la the packeteer days, it would be great to not need to use an upstream proxy to achieve Image scaling/compression for our low bandwidth applications.

                                    It would be preferable to have this built into our Astaro/UTM and remove the need for another device to manage.

                                    Being able to specify the level of compression/scaling for different clients, device/agent types, or browsers would also be awesome!

                                    3 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Web Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Mail Protection: Keep forwarded message in the Spam Quarantine

                                      It is not technically possible to fully verify if forwarded mail is accepted by User Mailsystem. Quarantined E-Mail should stay in Quarantine to be cleaned / expired instead.

                                      2 votes
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                                        Under Review  ·  0 comments  ·  Mail Protection  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • SNMP: Poll for current Cluster Status via SNMP

                                        We have a lot of systems which we all monitor via Nagios / Icinga.
                                        Some of the Systems are also Cluster Firewalls and they give us the posibility to check the cluster status via SNMP.

                                        Is it possible to become a SNMP OID to check the cluster status?

                                        Eq... 0 all OK....1 Master Down... ***** now Master... ect

                                        50 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  SNMP Monitoring  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Hardware: Support for Huawei e303c USB 3G Dongle for RED devices

                                          Add Huawei e303c USB 3G Dongle to the compatible list for RED devices.

                                          4 votes
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                                            1 comment  ·  Remote Ethernet Device (RED)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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