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OPNsense 18.1.9 released

mei 31, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.9 released Good day to all, This update is going forward with a larger batch of firmware updateimprovements that are important for 18.7 and beyond, addressing theformer lack of error handling, check for update speed and API checkcapabilities for major upgrades. Intrusion detection syslog behaviour changes slightly after a numberof good discussions, meaning that […]

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OPNsense 18.1.8 released

mei 17, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.8 released Hi there, This update to 18.1.8 contains several improvements, kernel adjustments and third party software updates. Highlights include boot support on an otherwise installed ZFS. The default route handling was improved to minimise issues with unstable links. A NUT plugin is now available as well as a second optional theme. Here are […]

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OPNsense 18.1.7 released

mei 15, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.7 released Hello, hello, hello! It has been a while and judging by the extensive list of changes below one can easily see why. The impact footprint of this update, however, is relatively small. With this update we are also moving into the 18.7-BETA phase where avid users are invited to flip their release […]

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OPNsense 18.1.6 image refresh

apr 23, 2018

Dear friends and followers, For more than 3 years now, OPNsense is driving innovation through modularising and hardening the code base, quick and reliable firmware upgrades, multi-language support, fast adoption of upstream software updates as well as clear and stable 2-Clause BSD licensing. We are happy to announce the immediate availability of the renewed OPNsense […]

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OPNsense 18.1.6 released

apr 09, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.6 released Howdy partners, With Meltdown and Spectre just behind us here comes another round of security advisories and assorted changes. Three mentionable changes are included: We are switching back to single-source NAT on the primary IP instead of using all additional VIPs on the interface.  The hardware-assisted VLAN capability check was removed from the system enabling e.g. […]

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OPNsense 18.1.5 released

mrt 21, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.5 released Dear all, Today ships Meltdown and Spectre V2 mitigation for amd64, the latter only effective with the corresponding microcode update. However, the combating of speculative execution security issues remains an ongoing quest for the unforeseeable future. To avoid surprises HardenedBSD has enabled Meltdown mitigation (PTI) by default even for AMD CPUs who […]

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OPNsense 18.1.4 released

mrt 12, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.4 released Hello all, This small update swiftly follows 18.1.3 with security updates to DHCP and strongSwan and assorted fixes including multi-WAN failover cases. Here are the full patch notes: o system: improved default route handlingo system: improved gateway switchingo system: cleanse username on LDAP importo system: increase maximum size of firmware reportso firewall: […]

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OPNsense 18.1.3 released

mrt 06, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.3 released Good morning everyone, Security updates for Squid, Suricata and NTP are now available, although more are pending which would indicate a version 18.1.4 later this week. Also, a number of firewall section fixes have been included. Here are the full patch notes: o system: account for variable headers in top outputo system: […]

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OPNsense 18.1.2 released

feb 08, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.2 released Hello, hello! This update addresses an issue with OpenVPN client NAT since 18.1 and a default gateway disappearance during route reconfiguration. Assorted minor UI improvements have been made and both Phalcon and PHP are now on their latest version. Here are the full patch notes: system: avoid default route from disappearing when […]

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OPNsense 18.1.1 released

feb 02, 2018

OPNsense 18.1.1 released Hi everyone, 18.1.1 addresses a few issues in the previous release, while also updating the packages and plugins. Most notably, a Python library change made intrusion detection rules fetch fail previously and we fixed GUI and backend behaviour for two special NAT cases. Here are the full patch notes: firewall: ignore target […]

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