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OPNsense 17.1.5 released

apr 26, 2017

Hi all, After a brief timeout due to a super happy image release, 17.1.5 brings to you several longterm improvements for the firewall handling, dynamic DNS and several plugin updates, with Quagga and Monit as two brand new additions to the pool. As an especially longterm improvement, the German translation finally hit 100% completed thanks […]

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OPNsense 17.1.4 released

mrt 29, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.4 released Dear friends and followers, The update finally addresses one of the larger issues with IPsec in 17.1 where traffic was not properly tracked by the packet filter and therefore causing spurious connection drops in TCP sessions. Another cool addition is the merge of the HardenedBSD SafeStack work to further harden our operating system […]

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OPNsense 17.1.3

mrt 20, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.3 released Greetings, A dozen bug fixes meet several dozen new features and enhancements, literally! This update is about making OPNsense more flexible with the tools that everybody knows: firewall management, DNS services and Let’s Encrypt. This is also the stepping stone for providing new images based on 17.1 because the Hyper-V disk disappearance was […]

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OPNsense 17.1.2 released

feb 22, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.2 released Hello everyone, This update addresses a longstanding issue with the overall reliability of Realtek NICs by replacing the FreeBSD driver with its latest vendor driver equivalent. The results including inline intrusion prevention have been promising to say the least. We thank Realtek for its recent release of version 1.93 and our users for […]

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OPNsense 17.1.1 released

feb 10, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.1 released Hey there, This week we are introducing a number of reliability fixes especially with regard to our move to FreeBSD 11.0 and PHP 7.0; most prominently a NAT fix for the shared filter forwarding and repairing the CRL generation. You will also find a few interesting IPsec additions. 😉 In case the shared […]

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OPNsense 17.1 Released

jan 31, 2017

OPNsense 17.1  “Eclectic Eagle” Released ✓ More Secure   ✓ Better Language Support   ✓ More Features   Hi everyone, The OPNsense team is proud to announce the final availability of version 17.1, nicknamed “Eclectic Eagle”. This major release features FreeBSD 11.0, the SSH remote installer, new languages Italian / Czech / Portuguese, state-of-the-art HardenedBSD security features, PHP 7.0, new plugins […]

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OPNsense 16.7.14 released

jan 26, 2017

Hi all, We are back for one last update of the 16.7 series with a small number of fixes and security-related package updates. Do not forget that 17.1 is scheduled for next week: the update instructions will be delivered via the usual firmware update path. Until then, here are the full patch notes: traffic shaper: […]

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OPNsense 17.1-RC1 released

jan 20, 2017

OPNsense 17.1-RC1 ✓ More Secure   ✓ Better Language Support   ✓ More Features Hi everyone, The wish list for our kernel improvements has been emptied just a week ago, which makes OPNsense 17.1-RC1 look like the final 17.1 for all intents and purposes and already includes the stable upgrade path. Several features have been moved from the core to […]

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OPNsense 16.7.13 released

jan 09, 2017

Hello everyone, This update ships with the latest version of Squid, an enhanced version of the HAProxy plugin and other assorted reliability improvements. As 17.1 inevitably approaches, we have set the release date to January 31. If all goes well, the upcoming 16.7.14 will be the EOL release for the 16.7 series. Here are the […]

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OPNsense 16.7.12 released

jan 03, 2017

Hi all, This is a minor reliability update. We were investigating a possible OpenVPN regression and have therefore reverted an upstream patch. The results are currently inconclusive and we will be holding off on the newly released version 2.4 for OPNsense 17.1 for further testing. Here are the full patch notes: system: improve cancel button […]

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