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ZeroShell is described as 'Zeroshell is a Linux distribution for servers and embedded devices aimed at providing the main network services a LAN requires. It is available in the form of Live CD or Compact Flash image and you can configure and administer it using your web browser' and is a Firewall in the security & privacy category. There are nine alternatives to ZeroShell for Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is pfSense, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ZeroShell are OPNsense, Smoothwall, Kerio Control and BSD Router Project:.

ZeroShell alternatives are mainly Firewalls but may also be VPN Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of ZeroShell.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
  • Self-Hosted

Zeroshell is a Linux distribution for servers and embedded devices aimed at providing the main network services a LAN...

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  1. pfSense is a free, open source customized distribution of FreeBSD tailored for use as a firewall, and router.

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    OPNsense

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted

    OPNsense includes most of the features available in expensive commercial firewalls, and more in many cases. It brings the rich feature set of commercial offerings with the benefits of open and verifiable sources.

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    Smoothwall

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    The SmoothWall Open Source Project was set up to develop and maintain SmoothWall Express - a Free firewall that includes its own security-hardened GNU/Linux operating system and an easy-to-use web interface.

    Discontinued

    The site says the last release was October 2014.

    Control Home
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    Kerio Control

    • Linux

    Protect your network from viruses, malware and malicious activity with Kerio Control, the easy-to-administer yet powerful all-in-one security solution.

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  5. BSD Router Project: icon

    BSD Router Project:

    • FreeOpen Source
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    BSD Router Project (BSDRP) is an embedded free and open source software router distribution based on FreeBSD with FRRouting (Quagga fork) and Bird.

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    IPCop

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    IPCop Firewall is a Linux firewall distribution geared towards home and SOHO (Small Office/Home Office) users. The IPCop interface is very user-friendly and task-based.

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 2.1.9, released in February 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    DHCP
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    Rusroute

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows

    RusRoute is a router and firewall, Internet gateway for Windows, it is the ideal solution for making Internet gateway for local area network (LAN) of any firm, the users' traffic encountering and restricting, protection against of network attacks with functions of NAT...

    "About" page
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    Forefront Threat Management Gateway

    • Windows

    Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG), formerly known as Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server (ISA Server), is a network security and protection solution for Microsoft Windows, described by Microsoft as "enables businesses by allowing...

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    Vilfo OS

    • Self-Hosted

    Vilfo OS is an easy and powerful software enabling multiple simultaneous connections to VPN servers. It contains firewall, split tunneling, DNS leak protection, VPN killswitch, notifications and much more.

    User interface
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