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Cisco Small Business RV042 Dual WAN VPN Router - RV042

Abt Model: RV042 | UPC Code: 745883560530
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Cisco Small Business RV042 Dual WAN VPN Router - RV042


  • Dual 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet WAN ports for load balancing and/or business continuity
  • Built-in 4-port Fast Ethernet switch
  • Strong security: Proven stateful packet inspection (SPI) firewall, and hardware encryption
  • High capacity, high-performance IP Security (IPsec) VPN capabilities
  • Intuitive, browser-based device manager and setup wizards


General Specifications

  • Dual WAN: Configurable for Smartlink backup or load balancing
  • Standards:
    • 802.3, 802.3u
    •  IPv4 (RFC 791)
    • Routing Information Protocol (RIP) v1 (RFC 1058) and v2 (RFC 1723)
  • Network Protocols:
    • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) server, DHCP client, DHCP relay agent
    • Static IP
    • Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE)
    • Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
    • Transparent bridge
    • DNS relay, Dynamic DNS (DynDNS, 3322)
  • Routing Protocols
    • Static
    • RIP v1 and v2
  • Network Address Translation (NAT):
    • Port Address Translation (PAT)
    • Network Address Port Translation (NAPT), NAT traversal, one-to-one NAT
  • Protocol Binding:
    • Protocols can be bound to a specific WAN port for load balancing
  • Network Edge (DMZ): DMZ port, DMZ host


  • Firewall: SPI, denial of service (DoS), ping of death, SYN flood, land attack, IP spoofing, email alert for hacker attack
  • Access Rules: Up to 50 entries
  • Port Forwarding: Up to 30 entries
  • Port Triggering:  Up to 30 entries
  • Blocking: Java, cookies, ActiveX, HTTP proxy
  • Content Filtering: Static URL blocking or keyword blocking
  • Secure Management: HTTPS, username/password, password complexity


  • IPsec: 50 IPsec site-to-site tunnels for branch office connectivity
  • QuickVPN: 50 QuickVPN tunnels for remote client access
  • PPTP: 5 PPTP tunnels for remote access
  • Encryption:
    • Data Encryption Standard (DES)
    • Triple Data Encryption Standard (3DES)
    • Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) encryption
    • AES-128, AES-192, AES-256
  • Authenication: MD5/SHA1 authentication
  • IPsec NAT Traversal: Supported for gateway-to-gateway and client-to-gateway tunnels
  • VPN Pass-Through: PPTP, L2TP, IPsec
  • Advanced VPN: Dead peer detection (DPD), IKE, split DNS

Quality of Service (QoS)

  • Prioritization Types: Application-based priority on WAN port
  • Service-Based QoS: Supports rate control or priority
  • Rate Control: Upstream/downstream bandwidth can be configured per service
  • Priority: Each Service can be mapped to one of 3 priority levels


  • NAT throughput: 100 Mbps
  • IPsec VPN throughput: 59 Mbps


  • Web User Interface: Simple browser-based device manager (HTTP/HTTPS)


  • Management Protocols: Web browser, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) v1 and v2c, Bonjour
  • Event Logging: Syslog, email alerts, VPN tunnel status monitor
  • Upgradability: Firmware upgradable through web browser, imported/exported configuration file

System Specifications

  • Ports:
    • 4 10/100 RJ-45 ports, 1 10/100 RJ-45 Internet port
    • 1 10/100 RJ-45 DMZ/Internet port
  • Power Supply: 12V 1A
  • Certification:
    • FCC class B
    • CE Class B
    • cUL, Anatel
    • MEPS
    • CCC
    • PSB
    • CB
    • C-tick
    • KCC
  • Operating Temperature: 0° to 40°C (32° to 104°F)
  • Storage Temperature: 0° to 70°C (32° to 158°F)
  • Operating Humidity: 10% to 85% noncondensing
  • Storage Humidity: 5% to 90% noncondensing

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 5.7 lbs
  • Shipping: 7 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Width: 5.12"
  • Length: 7.87"
  • Depth: 1.52"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 year Parts And Labor

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Key Features
Dual 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet WAN Ports For Load Balancing And/Or Business Continuity/ Built-In 4-Port Fast Ethernet Switch/ High Capacity, High-Performance IP Security (IP Sec) VPN Capabilities/ Black Finish
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  • The Cisco RV042 is Brand New.
  • The Cisco RV042 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
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