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Command Center

Managing network security is already a tall order. Adding to that complexity is not an option. Enter Untangle Command Center. Our cloud-based centralized management allows you to quickly and simply control your Untangle NG Firewall deployments from any browser—without the costly purchase and maintenance headache of an on-premise solution.

You also get visibility to the devices that are connected to your networks, giving you end-to-end control over what’s happening. In partnership with Malwarebytes, Command Center gives you the ability to identify any issues and start an endpoint protection scan. We’ve brought the same ease-of-use you expect from Untangle to our management console, providing a a single pane of glass for simplified security orchestration.

  • Centrally manage all of your NG Firewall deployments and connected endpoints

  • See the status of your networks at a glance—all in one place

  • View threat and alert history across sites, or drill down into a specific deployment

  • Get valuable auditing logs—key to regulatory compliance

  • Manage licensing, software updates, backups and more

  • Quickly and easily manage policies across deployments

  • View real-time host status including identified threats

  • Start a Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection scan on any host

  • Invite other administrators to help you manage deployments and licensing

Get Command Center

Untangle Command Center is included with NG Firewall Complete.

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Malwarebytes Integration

Untangle’s Command Center integration with Malwarbytes provides endpoint protection.

Dashboard view gives you an immediate picture of what’s going on your Untangle-protected networks.

The Alerts view allows you to create global alerts across deployments.

Appliances view enables you to see what’s happening on each individual instance of NG Firewall.

The Hosts tab enables you to view the real-time activities of all hosts across all of your managed deployments.

The Policy tab allows you to manage policies across your deployments.

The Reports tab provides aggregate reporting of all your NG Firewall deployments within Command Center.

The Tools tab provides detailed diagnostic and troubleshooting for network and security-related problems.

Dashboard

Dashboard view gives you an immediate pictures of what’s going on your Untangle-protected networks.

Alerts

The Alerts view allows you to create global alerts across deployments.

Appliances

Appliances view enables you to see what’s happening on each individual instance of NG Firewall.

Hosts

The Hosts tab enables you to view the real-time activities of all hosts across all of your managed deployments.

Policies

The Policy tab allows you to manage policies across your deployments.

Reports

The Reports tab provides aggregate reporting of all your NG Firewall deployments within Command Center.

Tools

The Tools tab provides detailed diagnostic and troubleshooting for network and security-related problems.

Features

Command Center gives you visibility into all of your NG Firewall deployments and allows you to access them remotely from a single login and central management view.

All NG Firewall deployments have access to basic Command Center features, including remote access. A subscription to the Complete package is required on each deployment in order to benefit from these features:

  • Configure and push templates

  • Keep appliances in sync

  • Automated backups

  • Alerts and notifications

  • Endpoint protection integration with Malwarebytes

Dashboard

Command Center’s dashboard gives you an immediate picture of what’s happening on your Untangle-protected networks. See the status of your NG Firewall sites all in one place.

Deployments at a Glance

Quickly and easily view the status of your deployments, including:

  • Appliance connectivity status

  • Deployment locations

  • Number of active appliances

  • Top host activity

  • Detected threats

  • Highest bandwidth consumers by host or application

  • Important alerts

Account Auditing

Keep tabs on who’s accessing your administrative functions with helpful auditing – crucial for compliance.

  • Logins by user, location and time

  • Appliance registrations

  • Changes to account info

  • Purchases

Dashboard Alerts

Get a view into historical, aggregated alert data so that you can keep your finger on the pulse of the networks you manage.

Threats

Gain insights into your attack surface with an aggregated threat history.

Alerts

Administrators can receive global alerts across deployments, improving visibility, ensuring business continuity, and easing management for multi-site deployments and MSPs.

  • Better visibility to uptime issues by ensuring alert deliverability in the event of an outage or WAN failure.

  • Supports integrations with popular management tools including Pager Duty and Slack.

Appliances

Command Center enables you to dig into what’s happening on each individual instance of NG Firewall with centralized management capabilities.

Deployment Status

See critical info about each of your NG Firewall instances, including:

  • System status and uptime information

  • Number of active hosts

  • Resource usage

  • Physical location

  • Licensing

  • Bandwidth usage

  • Configuration backups

  • Top network activity

  • Software version information

  • Hardware information (Platform Architecture, Available Resources)

  • Network information

Manage Deployments

You can centrally manage key functions from Command Center, including:

  • Remove appliance

  • Perform remote software updates

  • Drill in to remote-manage each appliance through a secure remote connection (SSH tunnel)

  • Create or restore backups from each appliance

Alerts by Appliance

View a detailed alert history for each appliance under management.

Threats by appliance

View a detailed threat history for each appliance under management.

Hosts

The Hosts tab enables you to view the real-time activities of all hosts across all of your managed deployments. Get information about each connected host:

  • Operating system

  • Active sessions

  • Websites currently visited

  • Summary details

Command Center provides easy navigation to the Malwarebytes Cloud Management platform as well as information about the security status of each host running Malwarebytes Endpoint Protection.

  • See installed software

  • Perform an antivirus scan

  • View threat history

  • Receive alerts when a threat is detected via email, Slack, Pagerduty, VictorOps or a customer webhook

  • View the endpoint security software details, such as the scanning engine version and last scan result

Learn more about Command Center’s integration with Malwarebytes.

Policies

You can configure policies across NG Firewall deployments in the Policies tab. View policies by appliance, then clone and push those policies to any other appliance. This “configure once, deploy anywhere” capability radically reduces management overhead thanks to Command Center’s unique position as a cloud product.

  • Store and retrieve app configurations from your appliance deployments.

  • Deploy app configurations for alerts, services, and policy-specific app configs.

  • Configure a master policy that can be deployed one-to-many.

Reports

The Reports tab provides aggregated reports of all NG Firewall deployments within Command Center.

  • Provides 30 day aggregated reporting of every appliance via a single location.

  • Reports include: Audit History, Bandwidth Control: Top Applications (by bandwidth), Events: Alerts Received, Events: Notification Log, Top Hostnames (by bandwidth), Total Bandwidth, Web Filter: Top Domains (by request)

Account

Customers have an easy way to manage licensing, provisioning and billing across their Untangle account. The Account tab in Command Center also supports user roles for creating administrative accounts and associated privileges across multiple deployments.

  • Manage subscriptions and appliances, as well as billing information.

  • Divide responsibilities for administering specific deployments across different user accounts.

Tools

Utilize Untangle’s ScoutIQ cyber threat intelligence platform to determine if a file is a virus by plugging it into the Tools tab.

  • Manually check if a file has a virus by generating a MD5 hash.

  • Automatically have files scanned when downloaded when an antivirus platform is used in conjunction with NG Firewall.

  • Input IP, URL or MAC address to gather identify information about the host, including Whois and geographic details.

Benefits

Command Center provides administrators the ability to deploy NG Firewall quickly with zero touch provisioning. Easily manage and remotely access those deployments, push policies, sync appliances, perform backups and utilize alerting features all in one place. Simplify security orchestration across your dispersed networks and their connected devices, ensuring a consistent security posture between your firewalls and the endpoints connected to your networks. Command Center is a turnkey, cloud-based service, providing access immediately—without the hassle of an expensive, complex and cumbersome hardware solution.

  • Flexibly manage hundreds of sites—or just a few.

  • Simplify provisioning and licensing.

  • Reduce management overhead and associated costs.

  • Get real-time alerts about firewall and endpoint statuses.

  • Speed auditing and maintain regulatory compliance.

  • Manage your sites from anywhere with a browser-based, responsive console.

Command Center is an ideal platform for managed services providers (MSPs), providing easy management of remote sites, no matter their location. Stay on top of and mitigate any threats or stressed systems. Enjoy cost-savings by simplifying your management tasks and gain insight into new revenue opportunities by monitoring security status at a glance.

To have access to the full functionality of Command Center, NG Firewall Complete is required on each appliance.

Videos

Check out our video resources below. Listen to the case study on how CTR Data, an Untangle Partner, utilizes Command Center to manage their various clients networks. Get an in-depth demonstration of Command Center features in the following webinars.