Untangle Wins 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award

NG Firewall Honored in Best Network Security Solution Category

SAN JOSE, Calif.– November 20, 2017 – Untangle®, Inc., a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium business (SMB), today announced that NG Firewall has been named a Silver winner for Best Network Security Solution in the 2017 ASTORS Homeland Security Awards. American Security Today’s (AST) ASTORS Homeland Security Awards Program recognizes the most distinguished vendors of physical, IT, port security, law enforcement, and first responders, as well as the federal, state, county and municipal government agencies in acknowledgement of their outstanding efforts to keep the country safe.

Untangle is utilized across many federal, state, county and municipal government agencies throughout the United States. “Untangle NG Firewall is protecting twenty of our County departments, including multiple libraries, our 911 dispatch center, Sheriff’s Office, EMS and Fire stations, Treasurer and Auditor’s offices, and Human Resources,” said Devin Allman, IT Director at Lancaster County in South Carolina. “We rely on Untangle to not only filter all of our network traffic, enforcing different rules and policies within each department, but to also provide secure, public Wi-Fi at our public recreation facilities.”

NG Firewall delivers a comprehensive solution for content filtering, malware and threat protection, secure Wi-Fi, application control, bandwidth optimization, virtual private networks and more. Untangle combines Unified Threat Management (UTM)—to address all of the key network threats—with policy management tools that enable administrators to monitor, manage and shape internet traffic. NG Firewall’s fully customizable, industry-leading reports provide administrators an unprecedented level of insight into what’s happening on their networks across all applications by user, group, time of day and more.

About Untangle
Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity designed specifically for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding businesses, home offices, nonprofits, schools and governmental organizations. Untangle’s integrated suite of software and appliances provides enterprise-grade capabilities and consumer-oriented simplicity to organizations with limited IT resources. Untangle’s award-winning network security solutions are trusted by over 40,000 customers around the world. Untangle is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, visit www.untangle.com.