UserGate Proxy & Firewall - What's new?

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.5.3

New in version:

  • Optimized performance when using large databases;
  • Improved activation procedure;
  • Improved server stability;
  • Optimized memory usage;
  • Added Entensys URLF Filtering 3.0 support;
  • Multiple DHCP servers support is added.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.5.2

New in version:

  • Improved license registration procedure;
  • Renewed OpenSSL libraries;
  • Improved server performance and stability;
  • Improved IDPS module;
  • Improved PPOE-connection performance;
  • Corrected shaping module;
  • Improved routing when using VPN server-to-server.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.5.1

New in version:

  • Improved reporting in web statistics module;
  • Improved authorization agent for terminal services;
  • Improved interaction with MYSQL database; 
  • Improved IDPS module;
  • Improved reliability and redundancy.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.5

New in version:

  • Added new authorization agent for terminal servers that allows clear identification of TCP and UDP traffic of terminal server users;
  • Improved VPN performance and stability, added ability to asign static IPs for VPN interface;
  • Improved web statistics module;
  • Fixed errors when working with MySQL database;
  • Improved server's stability.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.4

New in version:

  • Added new module IDPS (Intrusion Detection and Prevention System);
  • New Entensys URL Filtering 3.0 module with extended URL database, increased number of categories and better performance;
  • More stable server;
  • Minor improvements in the admin console;
  • Improved web statistics performance;
  • Fixed issue with NAT working improperly on Windows Server 2012;
  • Fixed issue with users being authorized on terminal servers.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.3.2

New in version:

  • More stable antivirus filtering;
  • Added search feature in statistics reports;
  • Improved performance of statistics server, now it's more stable;
  • Improved performance of POP3 server;
  • More stable console;
  • Improved performance of Entensys URL filtering 2.0 module.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.3.1

New in version:

  • Improved NAT performance for networks with large number of users;
  • Solved the problem of decreasing performance while increasing database;
  • Fixed crashes during high load;
  • Improved VPN server performance;
  • Improved Web Statistics module and history database.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.3

Last updated: 08.04.14

New in version:

  • Improved NAT stability at high load;
  • Improved NAT performance;
  • Improved network scanner when adding users in console;
  • Web statistics works independently from http proxy settings;
  • Added ability to create DNAT rules with source IP not belonging to LAN;
  • Improved VPN client connectivity on slow lines;
  • Added ability to create traffic rules with cyrillic domains;
  • Added ability to copy complete URL to traffic rule in console;
  • Added elements sorting in web console.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.2

New in version:

  • New Avira Antivirus module is integrated;
  • Administrator console and server are more stable now;
  • Improved performance of routing when several servers are connected via VPN;
  • Improved performance of web statistics module;
  • Improved and more convenient console.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.1

New in version:

  • Si.exe is improved. The application now provides more conclusive data for analysis than earlier.
  • Administrators privileges are not required any more to run VPN client.
  • Performance of database on heavy load is improved.
  • Console settings performance has become more convenient.
  • UTM solution was fixed. Special focus was on index of performance and product’s fault-tolerance.
  • The product is localized in French and Spanish.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 6.0

Version 6.0 can be installed over the previous one with keeping all the settings.

New in version:

  • VPN-server: client-to-server and server-to-server support;
  • High-performance Firebird database;
  • Improved billing system;
  • VLAN and fragmented packets support;
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention System (IDPS);
  • Keep-alive connections support;
  • Total control over traffic and user accounts;
  • High-quality support for Internet telephony;
  • Improved publishing rules;
  • Improved notification system for critical events;
  • Easy-to-use types of user authentication;
  • New content filtering technology Entensys URL Filtering 2.0.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 5.4

New in version:

  • Improved product’s performance;
  • Upgraded fail-safe option;
  • Changed product activation system.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 5.3

New in version:

  • Added Active Directory synchronization;
  • Windows Integrated Authentication (aka NTLM authentication);
  • Added new Kaspersky Labs SDK;
  • Added Entensys URL Filtering module;
  • New registration procedure;
  • Traffic Control Rules now Feature Category Filtering Exceptions;
  • Ability to set client IP-address array (max. 255) as source in Traffic Manager Rules;
  • More languages supported.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 5.2

New in version:

  • Updated web-traffic blocking tool;
  • Added SSL-protected connection with client;
  • Added Step-by-step Configuration Wizard;
  • Added new statistics and reporting categories;
  • Overall product upgrade;

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 5.1

New in version:

  • Added multilingual installer;
  • Added remote restart function;
  • Added unicode support;
  • Added Content-type filtering;
  • BrightCloud filtering for NAT traffic;
  • Handling 'hosts' file;
  • Modified algorithm for DNS requests;
  • Support for MX and PTR DNS requests;
  • Support for non-recursive DNS requests;
  • Reports in OpenOffice calc format;
  • Masquerading for Dial-up(VPN) connections;
  • SIP statistics included in web-statistics module;
  • Added 'SIP Registrar' function support;
  • MySQL database support;
  • Added setting timeout for UserGate NAT connections.

UserGate Proxy & Firewall 5.0

New in version:

  • Added web-statistics module;
  • Added connection failover feature;
  • Added advanced firewall feature;
  • Added application firewall feature;
  • Added Bandwidth Manager;
  • Added categorized URL filtering;
  • Added advanced NAT driver;
  • IP-telephony support.