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OPNsense 16.7.6 released

okt 11, 2016

Hi all, This update is preparation for the upcoming major release firmware upgrades, because FreeBSD 11.0 just came out (yay!). The intended target for this version is OPNsense 17.1, so it feels only natural to add the bits and bolts for it as early as possible. Seamless upgrades from any major release to the next […]

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OPNsense 16.7.5 released

sep 30, 2016

Hey everyone, Now that we got the chance to ship not one, but two OpenSSL bumps at the same time we barely missed the LibreSSL updates. That is life. But we still have a few great things to offer this week. First and foremost, users noted that the captive portal did not work with the […]

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OPNsense 16.7.4 released

sep 22, 2016

Dear all, We are deliberately skipping waiting for OpenSSL to announce their new version today as the roundtrip time for incorporating patches and updates into FreeBSD and maybe also LibreSSL will likely delay an update to next week. We will simply do a 16.7.5 next week as well and let 16.7.4 stand on its own […]

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OPNsense 16.7.3 released

aug 31, 2016

Hi everyone, We bring to your attention this update with a batch of enhancements and the occasional bugfix intertwined. It is interesting to note that the enhancements vs. bugfix ratio is as high as 5:1. ๐Ÿ™‚ Brand new is the general availability of the Italian translation thanks to the work of Antonio Prado. The work […]

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OPNsense 16.7.2 released

aug 18, 2016

Hi everyone, The release schedule is being stretched bit by bit to see how long we can go without an update. Well, we did not want to wait any longer to share with you the following bits… so here they are. ๐Ÿ˜‰ FreeBSD incorporated several reliability fixes for Hyper-V and we had to back out […]

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New Core Team Member

aug 15, 2016

The OPNsense project is growing rapidly and it’s with great pleasure that the OPNsense core team may announce that our team will be strengthened with Shawn Webb. Shawn has alreadyย  been doing lots of great work and his formal membership is seen as a logical step forward by all of us. – Jos Schellevis Shawn […]

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OPNsense 16.7.1 released

aug 04, 2016

Hi everyone, Thanks again for the warm welcome of the 16.7 series! The feedback has been overwhelming, quite positively so. It was partly addressed in to be released code, shall be weaved into the upcoming roadmap or will be further discussed in our forums. Every wee bit counts on our way to 17.1. ๐Ÿ™‚ This […]

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OPNsense 16.7 released

jul 28, 2016

Welcome everyone, It is time for the next major iteration in open-source security! After 6 months and 20 minor releases we hereby declare the general availability of OPNsense 16.7, nick-named “Dancing Dolphin”. The highlights of this major release include: Suricata 3.1.1 with Intel Hyperscan support NetFlow-based reporting and export Traffic shaping using CoDel / FQ-CoDel […]

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OPNsense 16.7-RC2 released

jul 18, 2016

16.7-RC2 is here and brings major additions to amd64 architectures: Intel’s Hyperscan library to speed up Suricata rule matching and UEFI boot support! It also brings language packs to their correct 16.7 state, with Japanese already having been completed by the amazing Chie Taguchi. The mirrors have been expanded to allow trackers of -stable or […]

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OPNsense 16.7RC1 available

jul 04, 2016

It has been 5 months since 16.1 came out. Since then, over 1500 commits and 18 stable releases have continuously improved and enhanced the project. Since then, thousands of new users have joined. And our new documentation has been extended and tweaked with numerous guides, explanations and answers to your questions. The cumulation of these […]

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