Encore Bandit II SCADA and VPN Router

The Encore BANDIT II™, the latest addition to the Encore’s BANDIT (Broadband Access Network Device for Intelligent Termination™) family, is available as an industrially hardened or commercial grade cyber security appliance with integrated router, firewall, terminal server, serial-to-IP conversion, legacy-protocol conversion, and VPN functionality. Ideally suited for lottery, banking (ATM), AMI/AMR, electric, gas, oil and water utilities, transportation, green energy, and traffic control system applications, the BANDIT 2™ ensures secure system data and SCADA network connections directly to the Internet, secure Wide Area Network (WAN) and/or Local Area Network (LAN), or commercial cellular data IP services. With its seamless Host Site diversification fail-over feature, the BANDIT 2™ is ideal for Disaster Recovery and Application Load Sharing to multiple Host Sites

Encore Bandit II


Encore Bandit II Highlights

  • Available in industrially hardened and commercial grade versions
  • IPSec or Selective Layer Encryption (SLE) for enhanced VPN over satellite networks
  • Manageability (Remote Monitoring and Configuration)
  • Multi Network connectivity over any network including Frame Relay and IP Broadband
  • Multi Network connectivity over any network including Frame Relay and IP Broadband
  • Up to 2 serial ports for legacy
  • Host Site Diversification for Disaster Recover with Multicast

Encore Bandit II SCADA and VPN Router Specifications

Encore BANDIT II router


Technical Specifications

Security Appliance Features Integrated router/firewall/VPN
VPN(up to 30 simultaneous tunnels)
– IP Sec (RFC 2401) with DES (56 bit), 3DES (168 bit) and AES (256 bit)
– G – RE (RFC 1701 ) – SLE (Selective Layer Encryption)
Protocols Wan Serial
– Frame Relay
– Asynchronous and Synchronous PPP
– X.25IP Ethernet
– IP Routing (RIP v1/v2) or Static Routing
– IPSec and SLE VPN
– VPN Split Tunneling
– DHCP Client/Server/Relay/BootP
– VRRP (RFC3768)
– 802.1q VLAN tagging

Physical Ports

Serial 1 DB25 port (RS232) User port
1 DB9 port (RS232) console or User port
Ethernet 2 10/100 BASE T
Optional CDMA 1xRTT, EVDO


Size W 6.0 in x D4.4 in x H1.5 in.
(W 15.24 cm x D11.18 cm x H3.81cm)
Operating Temperature -40° C to 85° C – DC
-30° C to 70° C – AC
Humidity 10% to 85% non-condensing
Altitude Up to 10,000 ft. (Up to 3048 m)