Feature set?



I've been searching around but I can't find a document clearly describing the feature set currently available. It's all just generic handwavy marketing material... I really like the concept, but I'm hestitant to buy a device without having any confirmation it supports even basic router features like IP assignments and port forwarding.


Does such a document exist?


  • Laksh
    Laksh Posts: 4,443 Former F-Secure Employee

    Hi AtteLynx,


    We have an article about the current security features in SENSE in our SENSE KB board here. Does it help with your question?

  • I think he asked for more specific feature list like compared to other routers or at least I would like to know.

    A List like this:


    Quality of Service
    WMM, Bandwidth Control = Not available on Sense

    WAN Type
    Dynamic IP/Static IP/ = Available on Sense

    PPPoE = Will be available on Sense

    /L2TP(Dual Access)/PPTP(Dual Access)  = Not available on Sense

    Access Control = Available on Sense
    Local Management = Available on Sense
    Remote Management = Will be available on Sense

    Server, = Available on Sense

    Client,  = Not available on Sense

    DHCP Client List, = Available on Sense

    Address Reservation = Not available on Sense

    Port Forwarding
    Virtual Server, = Available on Sense

    Port Triggering, = Not available on Sense?

    UPnP, = Available on Sense?

    DMZ = Not available on Sense

    Dynamic DNS
    DynDns, Comexe, NO-IP  = Not available on Sense

    VPN Pass-Through
    PPTP, L2TP, IPSec = Will be available on Sense?

    Access Control
    Parental Control, = Will be available on Sense

    Local Management Control, = Available on Sense

    Host List, = Available on Sense

    Access Schedule,  = Not available on Sense

    Rule Management  = Not available on Sense

    Firewall Security
    DoS, SPI Firewall = Available on Sense?
    IP Address Filter/MAC Address Filter/Domain Filter = Not available on Sense?
    IP and MAC Address Binding = Not available on Sense

    Supports IPv4 = Available on Sense

    and IPv6 = Not available on Sense

    USB Sharing
    Support Samba(Storage)/FTP Server/Media Server/Printer Server = Will be available on Sense

    Guest Network
    2.4GHz guest network × 1  = Will be available on Sense
    5GHz guest network × 1  = Will be available on Sense


  • Laksh
    Laksh Posts: 4,443 Former F-Secure Employee

    Hi 1sk,


    I appreciate the comprehensive list you have shared to understand more on the request. I am passing it on to the SENSE team so they can have a look.

  • I edited the list to make it easier to read.

    Also added comments after every feature about if I think those features are already available or will be.

  • FS_Simo
    FS_Simo Posts: 256 Former F-Secure Employee

    Thanks for spending the effort (also in the wishlist sticky), i'll discuss this if it is possible to create a bit more elaborate FAQ / KB article in this fashion that would be useful to highlight these things and maybe provide some more official response. Or alternatively maintain some kind of a summary of the wishlist like you've done as a top post.


    As a quick minor correction that list, SENSE does support IPv6 (and prefix delegation), but we don't have configuration options available for the user yet for configuring IPv6 addressing. Also VPN passthrough is available, but not user configurable at the moment.

  • >>Also VPN passthrough is available, but not user configurable at the moment.


    What that means? Should it work.


    Asking this since I cannot get VPN from Sense network to work.

  • FS_Simo
    FS_Simo Posts: 256 Former F-Secure Employee

    VPN Passthrough SHOULD work as far as we can tell (our corporate VPN does work, as does freedome), which VPN are you using?

  • VPN what I´m trying is PPTP.
    Since authentication do not finish properly, it looks like GRE packets are not forwarded through Sense.

  • I have the same issue - PPTP will not work if connection is going through SENSE.

    Is this a bad feature or a bug and when can we expect the fix?

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