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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 handling o system: improved gateway switching o system: cleanse username on LDAP import o system: increase maximum size of […]

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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 output o […]

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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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OPNsense 18.1 released

jan 29, 2018

OPNsense® 18.1 Released Hello good folks of the Internet, For more than 3 years now, OPNsense is driving innovation through modularising and hardening the open source firewall, with simple and reliable firmware upgrades, multi-language support, HardenedBSD security, fast adoption of upstream software updates as well as clear and stable 2-Clause BSD licensing. We humbly present […]

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OPNsense 17.7.12 released

jan 18, 2018

OPNsense® 17.7.12 Hello there, As 18.1 is drawing near this stable update for the 17.7 series could be the last one. So whether there will be a hotfix to enable the update path or a full 17.7.13 remains to be seen, but we will keep you informed either way. The targeted release date for 18.1 […]

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OPNsense 18.1-RC2 released

jan 15, 2018

OPNsense® 18.1 Release Candidate 2 Hello everyone, Long story short: we thank all early testers of 18.1-RC1! You guys have made it possible to push this online update of 18.1-RC2 sooner than anticipated. Here are the full patch notes: system: add workaround for new 32 bit mmap disallow default (requires reboot) system: modify the boot […]

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