NETGEAR VPN Routers are now Supported by Mac OS X

VPN Tracker 2.0.4 Establishes Secure VPN Connections to NETGEAR Devices.

Boston − June 16, 2003: equinux Inc. today announced compatibility between its VPN client VPN Tracker and NETGEAR VPN firewalls. NETGEAR, Inc. based in Santa Clara, California, designs, develops and markets a wide range of network technology for small businesses and homes, including business-focused VPN routers as well as wireless technology for SOHO networks.

" We are committed to providing secure and easy-to-use products for our business customers " , said Kevin Allan, Director of NETGEAR’s business product line. " By providing compatibility with our VPN firewalls, VPN Tracker makes deploying secure Internet connections easy for our Mac OS X customers. "

Mac OS X users can now connect to their NETGEAR gateways from anywhere through the Internet. This highly requested support comes as great news to the Mac OS X community, as it creates a cost effective VPN solution for enterprises, mobile workers and telecommuters. The unrivaled interface of VPN Tracker, the user-friendly NETGEAR router configuration and the detailed manual enable an easy and efficient connection setup.

VPN Tracker supports pre-shared key and RSA X.509 certificate user authentication for NETGEAR devices. The application comes with a one click preset for NETGEAR VPN devices.

A completely free of charge and comprehensive instruction manual is also available for download from the equinux website

to assist with the configuration of VPN Tracker with NETGEAR VPN appliances.

For more extensive guidance on a successful set-up, equinux’s experienced technical team is also available to provide assistance at