New OPNsense Release

OPNsense 19.7.9 released

Hi again,

As 20.1 nears we will be making adjustments to the scope of the release
with an announcement following shortly.

For now, this update brings you a GeoIP database configuration page for
aliases which is now required due to upstream database policy changes and
a number of prominent third-party software updates we are happy to see

Here are the full patch notes:

o system: use 825 days as the default maximum certificate lifetime
o system: hide leaking hostname on SSH password auth (contributed by sooslaca)
o system: remove unused "lifetime" parameter from user manager page
o firewall: new GeoIP settings page to allow continued use of upstream database[1]
o firewall: log when alias couldn't resolve a hostname
o firewall: translate pfInfo page tabs (contributed by Smart-Soft)
o firmware: add mirror MARWAN (Moroccan Academic & Research Wide Area Network)
o dhcp: replace killbyname() usage which should not have killed both services
o dhcp: auto-replace windows DUID dashes (contributed by Team Rebellion)
o mvc: PSR12 code style updates
o plugins: os-acme-client 1.29[2]
o plugins: os-bind 1.12[3]
o plugins: os-dyndns must use dyndns_failover_interface() to translate gateway group
o plugins: os-frr 1.14[4]
o plugins: os-maltrail 1.3[5]
o plugins: os-nginx 1.17[6]
o plugins: os-nut fixes validation and snmp-ups selection (contributed by Michael Muenz)
o plugins: os-theme-cicada 1.24 (contributed by Team Rebellion)
o plugins: os-zabbix4-proxy 1.1[7]
o ports: openssh 8.1p1[8]
o ports: openssl 1.0.2u[9]
o ports: php 7.2.26[10]
o ports: phpseclib 2.0.23[11]
o ports: python 3.7.6[12]
o ports: strongswan 5.8.2[13]
o ports: sudo 1.8.30[14]
o ports: unbound 1.9.6[15]

Stay safe,
Your OPNsense team