Secure File Transfer Over Any Protocol

Cerberus FTP Server supports high speed, high volume end-to-end encrypted secure file transfer over all major file transfer protocols:

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Flexible File Transfer Over Any Protocol

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Cerberus FTP Server supports both FTP with explicit SSL/TLS encryption (FTPES) and implicit SSL/TLS (FTPS), as well as plain FTP.


Cerberus FTP Server supports the SSH2 File Transfer Protocol (also known as SFTP). Administrators can also allow clients to use public key authentication for SFTP connections.

HTTP/S Web Client

Allow any user to easily access, edit and transfer files via a desktop or mobile web browser.


Cerberus supports the Secure Copy Protocol, a simple secure file transfer protocol that supports basic file uploads and downloads on some legacy devices.

CIDR Support and IPV6 Extensions

Flexible support for expanded connection paths.

IP Whitelisting and Blacklisting

Cerberus FTP Server’s IP Manager, includes autoblocking to prevent DoS and brute force attacks.

Built-In Transfer Integrity Checks

Robust file integrity checking using strong checksums based on SHA-512, SHA-256, or SHA-1 cryptographic hashes.

Easy Web File Transfer

Cerberus FTP Server’s HTTPS web client capability allows secure file transfer through any desktop or mobile browser. Users can easily upload, download, create directories, compress files, and perform other file operations (deletions, renaming, etc.)

No Plugins Requred

The web client is a native web application that relies on HTML and Javascript for all of its functionality – no plugins or external tools are required!

Secure Email File Sharing

Eliminate insecure email file transfer with unique, time-limited, public links through our ad-hoc file-sharing tools.
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Built for Security and Speed

Cerberus FTP Server’s transfer security features include:

In our file transfer server benchmark tests, the typical server will max out its resources long before Cerberus encounters any performance bottlenecks.

FIPS-140-2 Validated

Cerberus FTP Server exceeds U.S. Government data protection standards.

MODE Z Support

Automatic compression to improve file transfer times.


We pride ourselves on world-class support, starting before you ever purchase a license. You can review some of Cerberus FTP Server’s secure file transfer resources here.

Full Feature List

Here's how Cerberus FTP Server delivers better secure file transfer. 

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HIPAA Compliant

Provides all of the tools necessary to allow you to operate your own HIPAA compliant file transfer system.

FIPS 140-2 Cryptography

Uses an embedded FIPS 140-2 validated cryptographic module for all cryptographic operations.

Public File Sharing

Public or ad-hoc file transfer support allows a user to share unique, time-limited, public links to specific files or folders with any public user.

Auditing and Reporting

The Report Manager generates detailed reports of client activity based on user names, date ranges, and file access.

Active Directory and LDAP

Authenticate users against an Active Directory domain or LDAP database.

File Transfer Automation

The Event Manager allows you to configure email notification, perform file operation or batch file actions, and carry out server operations based off of server events or scheduled tasks.


Cerberus FTP Server is trusted by thousands of customers all over the world. Read what just a few of them have to say below.

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“Our users have found Cerberus to be straightforward.  We have handled many service tickets over the past three years, and Cerberus has had the least number of issues, by far.”

James Fayson

IT Service Owner, PACE, OASIS, Duke Health Technology Solutions

“We’ve been using Cerberus for at least five years, and it’s been awesome. Everything’s been very simple and easy, and we haven’t come across any limitations. It always just seems to work.”

Jake Cloward

Support Manager, Companion Corporation

“It’s not designed to be complicated, and it doesn’t need to be managed. I can hire someone new and they can be up to speed in minutes. Everyone on the team loves it.”

Tim Klein

Systems Administrator, Netalytics/Methasoft

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Latest News

Multiple Groups and AD and LDAP Account Reports

What's New We’ve added four major new account management and reporting features in Cerberus FTP Server 12.2: Showing group membership from Active Directory (AD) group to Cerberus group mappings for AD usersNative Cerberus users now have secondary groups to allow a...

SCP Updates in 12.2.0

Secure Copy Protocol We made some usability improvements to our SCP implementation. When a zero length file was uploaded, the file lock wasn’t properly released so the file couldn’t be changed until the session ended. This has been fixed and these files can now be...

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