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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 already  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. 🙂 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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OPNsense 16.1.18 released

jun 30, 2016

Before we get on with the release candidate for 16.7, we are proudly presenting the latest and greatest stable addition to the 16.1 series. No time to lose, enjoy the summer! Here are the full patch notes for 16.1.18: system: properly run fsck on boot if needed system: new Cron page and API now available […]

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OPNsense 16.1.17 released

jun 15, 2016

Today we offer complementary improvements and fixes to your swinging installation in the hopes that they will make your daily experience even better, rounded off with a pinch of SSL crypto updates. In other news, we are getting ready for a first 16.7 release candidate after having finished the full work on the FreeBSD 10.3 […]

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OPNsense 16.1.16 released

jun 06, 2016

  It has been a long journey for HardenedBSD and OPNsense, and finally the paths start to merge as the splendid and battle-proven ASLR implementation gets incorporated into the default installation! It is just the beginning as we will start to leverage the extra security by enabling position independent execution in 16.7 and merge more […]

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OPNsense 16.1.15 released

mei 25, 2016

Hi all, We are dropping in for a quick update bundling assorted fixes and general improvements in all areas. Not much to add this week, see for yourselves… Don’t forget that ASLR is coming next week. 🙂 Here are the full patch notes for 16.1.15: system: make authentication fallback configurable system: settings cleanup and prettify […]

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OPNsense 16.1.14 released

mei 18, 2016

Hello there, It is time for something new. How about an update with your new NetFlow remote export. Or your local reporting frontend? Well, you can always use both if you like. Read all about it here: https://docs.opnsense.org/manual/netflow.html Furthermore, we have added the brand new AQM CoDel version 0.2.1 to the mix, yesterday’s FreeBSD security […]

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