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OPNsense 17.7 released

jul 31, 2017

Hello, hello! For more than two and a half 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 are writing to you today to […]

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OPNsense 17.7 RC1

jul 14, 2017

OPNsense® 17.7 Release Candidate 1 ✓ No license cost ✓ Free Download ✓ Best Open Source Firewall OPNsense®, Keep the good packets flowing and the bad ones out! > Release Candidate < For more than two and a half years now, OPNsense is driving innovation through modularising and hardening the open source firewall, with simple […]

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OPNsense 17.1.9 released

jul 05, 2017

Hi all, Quite the list of changes after a few weeks of a turbulent summer. This update addresses Stack Clash, OpenVPN, Bind and cURL security issues, see the reference links below. 17.7 is almost here, which means we have skipped over Alpha and Beta phase due to the fact that the base system is staying […]

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OPNsense 17.1.8 released

jun 01, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.8 released Hello again, It is with pleasure that we announce the availability of SafeStack in the OPNsense ports tree as our latest addition via our valued HardenendBSD friendship. While SafeStack is already deployed for the base operating system, it had not previously been applied to the ports tree. SafeStack is an exploit mitigation developed […]

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OPNsense 17.1.7 released

mei 18, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.7 released Hi there, OpenVPN released version 2.4.2 and also 2.3.15 which come with two high profile fixes addressing CVE-2017-7479 and CVE-2017-7478. While we still aim for OpenVPN 2.4 adoption during the 17.1 series, we have deferred updating the release version from 2.3 to 2.4 at this point to be able to respond more quickly. […]

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OPNsense 17.1.6 released

mei 10, 2017

OPNsense 17.1.6 released Good day everyone, Other than the usual bulk of improvements, the Quagga plugin gained BGP support and the Phalcon framework is now able to run smoothly on PHP 7.1, which we are targeting for 17.7. The next bit of planned work in the 17.1 series is switching OpenVPN to version 2.4. It can […]

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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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