NETGEAR FVL328 Router Manual (Setup & Configuration)

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NETGEAR
, Inc.
4500 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054 USA
Phone 1-888-NETGEAR
Model FVL328 ProSafe
High-Speed VPN Firewall
Reference Manual
Revision 2
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© 2004 by NETGEAR, Inc. All rights reserved. FullManual.
Trademarks
NETGEAR and Auto Uplink are trademarks or registered trademarks of NETGEAR, Inc.
Microsoft, Windows, and Windows NT are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
Other brand and product names are registered trademarks or trademarks of their respective holders. Portions of this
document are copyright Intoto, Inc.
Statement of Conditions
In the interest of improving internal design, operational function, and/or reliability, NETGEAR reserves the right to
make changes to the products described in this document without notice.
NETGEAR does not assume any liability that may occur due to the use or application of the product(s) or circuit
layout(s) described herein.
EN 55 022 Declaration of Conformance
This is to certify that the FVL328 Prosafe High Speed VPN Firewall is shielded against the generation of radio
interference in accordance with the application of Council Directive 89/336/EEC, Article 4a. Conformity is declared by
the application of EN 55 022 Class B (CISPR 22).
Certificate of the Manufacturer/Importer
It is hereby certified that the FVL328 Prosafe High Speed VPN Firewall has been suppressed in accordance with the
conditions set out in the BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991 and Vfg 46/1992. The operation of some equipment (for example,
test transmitters) in accordance with the regulations may, however, be subject to certain restrictions. Please refer to the
notes in the operating instructions.
The Federal Office for Telecommunications Approvals has been notified of the placing of this equipment on the market
and has been granted the right to test the series for compliance with the regulations.
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Bestätigung des Herstellers/Importeurs
Es wird hiermit bestätigt, daß dasFVL328 Prosafe High Speed VPN Firewall gemäß der im BMPT-AmtsblVfg 243/1991
und Vfg 46/1992 aufgeführten Bestimmungen entstört ist. Das vorschriftsmäßige Betreiben einiger Geräte (z.B.
Testsender) kann jedoch gewissen Beschränkungen unterliegen. Lesen Sie dazu bitte die Anmerkungen in der
Betriebsanleitung.
Das Bundesamt für Zulassungen in der Telekommunikation wurde davon unterrichtet, daß dieses Gerät auf den Markt
gebracht wurde und es ist berechtigt, die Serie auf die Erfüllung der Vorschriften hin zu überprüfen.
Voluntary Control Council for Interference (VCCI) Statement
This equipment is in the second category (information equipment to be used in a residential area or an adjacent area
thereto), and conforms to the standards set by the Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Data Processing
Equipment and Electronic Office Machines, aimed at preventing radio interference in such residential areas.
When used near a radio or TV receiver, it may become the cause of radio interference.
Read instructions for correct handling.
Technical Support
Refer to the Support Information Card that shipped with your FVL328 Prosafe High Speed VPN Firewall.
World Wide Web
NETGEAR maintains a World Wide Web home page that you can access at the universal resource locator (URL)
. A direct connection to the Internet and a Web browser such as Internet Explorer
or Netscape are required.
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Contents
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Contents
Chapter 1
About This Manual
Audience
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1-1
Scope
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1-1
Typographical Conventions
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1-2
Special Message Formats
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1-2
How to Use this Manual
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1-3
How to Print this Manual
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1-4
Chapter 2
Introduction
About the FVL328
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2-1
Summary of New Features in the FVL328
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2-1
Key Features
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2-2
Virtual Private Networking
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2-2
A Powerful, True Firewall
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2-3
Content Filtering
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2-3
Configurable Auto Uplink™ Ethernet Connection
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2-3
Protocol Support
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2-4
Easy Installation and Management
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2-5
What’s in the Box?
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2-6
The Firewall’s Front Panel
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2-6
The Firewall’s Rear Panel
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2-7
Chapter 3
Connecting the FVL328 to the Internet
Connecting the FVL328 to Your LAN
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3-1
How to Connect the FVL328 to Your LAN
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3-1
Configuring for a Wizard-Detected Login Account
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3-6
Configuring for a Wizard-Detected Dynamic IP Account
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3-8
Configuring for a Wizard-Detected Fixed IP (Static) Account
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3-8