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FTP Server for Windows

Cerberus is a secure and easy-to-use FTP Server built for Windows that has been trusted by thousands of organizations for over 20 years.

Powerful, Secure and Seamless FTP Server for Windows

Engineered for ease of use, security, compliance and a robust feature set, Cerberus FTP Server makes turnkey installation and management more accessible than ever on Windows.

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Top rated FTP Server solution for Windows that is compatible with major protocols such as FTP, SFTP, FTPS, HTTP/S, SCP and secure public file sharing.

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Host your Windows FTP Server on-premise, in the cloud with Amazon Web Service (AWS) and Microsoft Azure compatibility and in the browser with a customizable web portal.

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Manage your FTP Server with an easy-to-use and robust set of management, automation, security, and auditing tools with detailed documentation and helpful support when you need it.

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Data Transfer Security Over Any Protocol

Use the Server Manager to transfer via FTPSSFTP, HTTPS, or SCP, with support for TLS 1.3, SSL cipher specification; RSA, DSA, and Elliptical Curve public and private keys; and Ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key exchange.

FIPS 140-2 Validated

Data transfer security certified to meet or exceed U.S. federal government data security standards.

File Transfer Integrity Checking

Using strong checksums based on SHA-512 or SHA-256 cryptographic hashes.

Streamlined Authentication and User Management

Easily manage and authenticate user accounts via Cerberus FTP Server’s user database, Active Directory or LDAP integration for Windows Server. Deploy fine-grained directory access restrictions across your organization, including authentication chaining, custom virtual directories, and temporary user accounts.

Two-Factor Authentication

Add a second layer of security with Okta, HOTP, DUO Security or your preferred application with Cerberus FTP Server’s 2FA options.

Syncronization Manager

Replicate all users and settings from a master server to any number of backup or clustered servers.

Client Certificate Verification

Via several different configuration options, including our OpenSSL command line tool.

HTTPS Web Client Public File Sharing

Ad Hoc Public File Sharing

Allow users to generate a unique, time-limited, public links to any file or folder and share files with anyone, even on mobile devices!

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  • Bulletproof reliability
  • Built for complete data control
  • Trouble-free enterprise deployment

Full Feature List

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Advanced Security

SSH, SSL, FIPS 140-2

MFT Automation

Event, Alert & Sync Tools

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Windows Server, Cloud & Virtual

Access Protection

IP, User & Protocol Restriction Tools

Account Management

AD, LDAP, 2FA, SSO & More

Auditing and Reporting

File Access, User and Admin Logging

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Administration Tools

API, Sync Manager, & Other Tools

HTTPS Web Portal

Browser-Based Transfer from Any Device

Monitoring & Testing

Automated Network, Load and Access Testing

Regulatory Compliance

Auditing, Retention, & Encryption Tools

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Award-Winning Support

Phone, Email, & 24/7/365

Industry-Focused Solutions

Cerberus FTP Server supports a wide range of industry and professional needs. Enhance data security, streamline operations, and ensure compliance with regulations.

Uncompromising Commitment To Customer Satisfaction

Top rated FTP Server for over 20 years
Unwavering dedication to security and compliance
Consistent product updates and security patches
World-class, experienced, US-based support via phone or email
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Latest News

Cerberus FTP Server 13.2 One Time Password Public File Sharing

One Time Password (OTP) secured public file sharing is now available in Cerberus FTP Server 13.2. With this release, users have the ability to restrict and track access of public file shares from the web-client with a new security option that restricts access to the...

What is AES 256 Encryption & How Does it Work?

Encrypted file transfer in a solution like Cerberus FTP Server is simple to implement, but with a number of encryption and cipher options available, it can be helpful to understand exactly how your data is secured. Today, we’ll review the Advanced Encryption Standard...

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