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A free firewall based on Packet Filter (pf) and FreeBSD 6.

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How to block Minecraft on pfSense?

I am playing around with pfSense at home and I also installed the pfBlockerNG. My son is secretly playing Minecraft when he's supposed to doing online class. So I want to block the Minecraft client ...
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Route traffic from one pfSense LAN to another LAN having a pfSense device

I want to route data from one pfSense LAN to another LAN which has a pfSense device. This following image should suffice showing my network. I apologize it's a link and not an embedded image. Network ...
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pfSense reports “The process will require x MiB more space”, still shows old version after upgrading

Today I tried to upgrade my pfSense system. Previous version was 2.4.4 and it told me 2.4.5 was available. I started the upgrade, it downloaded packages and somewhere reported The process will ...
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What challenges will I face if I install Pfsense on my home router?

In my cybersecurity course, we installed a lab in VirtualBox with Pfsense (Bridged Adapter) and several other VMs (Connected to Pfsense's internal network adapters). It was a success. My question is, ...
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How to configure pfsense to use VPN as gateway for OPT port only?

Currently I have set up my PfSense SG-1100 to function as a site to site VPN. I have an unused OPT port on my router and I want to attach that to a switch and have it function as the gateway to the ...
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Whitelist domain in PfSense firewall

The specific website https://ausbildung.stiwl-moodle.de is getting a timeout in my network which is protected by pfSense. I have verified that the dns is correctly resolving the domain to 92.39.20.105....
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Proxmox and PfSense: Connect VMs to PfSense VM

I have installed Proxmox on a server with 4 NICs, 1 being used by Proxmox and 1 for PfSense: Network Setup I want to be able to connect my VMs in Proxmox to the PfSense VM so the VMs go through ...
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PfSense: Can't ping from switch connected to LAN port

I have installed PfSense recently and I connected a switch to the LAN port of PfSense (it is worth noting that PfSense is virtualised). When I connect straight to the lan port on another PC, I can ...
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PfSense and redirecting DNS requests

I set DNS Resolver as my DNS service in my pfsense v. 2.4.5, set also pfsense local IP address (127.0.1.1, actually 192.168.5.1) as my only dns server, letting Resolver to send dns request to the Dns ...
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VPN + TRANSPARENT PROXY

I have the following: 1. PFSENSE firewall 2. Squid guard filter with transparent proxy. 3. VPN connected via ProtonVPN VPN is working fine and protects my entire network and so does the squid proxy, ...
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Connecting Nintendo Switches over Site-to-Site VPN

I have two sites connected with an OpenVPN tunnel on which I am trying to get two Nintendo Switch devices (one at each site) to see eachother so that they can game as if they're on the same LAN. All ...
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How do I get my external client to connect to the internet via pfsense wan interface?

I have a virtual network. My Pfsense WAN interface has an ip received via DHCP. It can connect to the internet. When I ping google.com via the shell of pfsense, it works. I also have a kali machine ...
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Trouble getting pfSense to Authenticate against my Samba4 DC

Trying to get my pfsense box to authenticate against my Samba4 Active Directory Domain Controller. PfSense Version: 2.4.5 (updated today but it wasn't working before the upgrade, either) PfSense IP: ...
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Trouble with VLAN on my L2/L3 switch and pfsense

I'm attempting to use my TPLink JetStream 16-Port Gigabit L2 Managed Switch to setup a VLAN for my home devices network, so I can keep them segregated from my server network. These devices are on ...
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Routing between 2 openvpn servers on a pfsense 2.4.4

I have an openvpn problem with my pfsense and several openvpn servers. The situation is the following: We have two sites, one main site and one branch office There is an openvpn site to site tunnel ...
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NAS Permissions and availability across Multiple VLANS

I am going to create 3 VLAN's at home for the below use cases. The idea is for a layer of security and to segment my network. How can I do so to ensure my future NAS is available on all VLANS ...
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How to use pfSense to route external and internal traffic?

PCs --> switch --> Router --> Private MPLS | |--> pfSense --> ISP Router --> Internet I would like to know how can I setup the pfSense so ...
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Unable to connect to pfsense Proxmox VM using OpenVPN

I'm having issues connecting to my pfsense Proxmox VM remotely using OpenVPN. I am able to to connect to proxmox webmin after adding it to my DMZ on my router but when changing it to my pfsense wan ...
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ZFS Setup with four drives, with different mount points?

(This question is similar to this one: ZFS Beginner Setup with Different Size Drives , but there are enough differences that I thought it might be a better separate question) I had already sent this ...
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DNS-leak on pfsense and mobile

I've set up a router with pfsense. I also installed VPN on pfsense and I'm connecting all my devices. When I go to dnsleaktest.com I get my ISP ip first and the ip of my VPN provider second. How do I ...
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Some problems with my LAN's shared resources through OpenVPN on Pfsense 2.4.4

I installed OpenVPN server on my pfSense machine, and the OpenVpn client on one of my notebooks. Everything seems to be working fine; I can successfully connect to pfsense machine (dashboard) from my ...
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How do I connect windows server vm from wan side of pfsense vm to lan side of pfsense

I am trying to get Windows Sever VM to connect to another Windows server VM on the LAN side of pfsense. Pfsense acts as a virtual router and I want to connect these two vms together and run as two ...
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Isolate wifi network LANs from each other while sharing same WAN

Please find an illustration of my network setup here: I want to ensure that the devices connected to each of the three WiFi networks are completely isolated from each other. Ideally, there should ...
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Can't access a server over pfsense VPN while its connected to PIA VPN

I have a VPS connected to my homelab that is connected to a VPN via Private Internet Access. The VPN is designed to be "always on". It has network interfaces: root@chocobo:~# ip addr 1: lo: <...
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pfSense WAN IP - Shows Internal IP

I have recently setup pfSense on a spare machine on my home network and all appears ok. That said I have a question about the WAN IP. The current setup is as follows:- Internet (Static IP) >> Modem/...
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IPsec on pfSense: Tunnel is up, but I can't connect to remote host

I have a strange problem with my IPsec VPN: I have 2 matched [hardware and software - 2.4.4 release p3] pfSense boxes at different locations. Each pfSense is a Firewall + DHCP server + Gateway for the ...
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Routing host outbound traffic through virtualbox pfsense configured with bridged network adapter and host-only

This is an odd request but I thought others might be in the same situation and surprised that I can’t seem to find the exact solution. Ideally, to keep it brief in a one liner: I want to have all ...
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OpenVPN drops connection about once a day, logs indicate DNS failure

I have an old version of pfSense (2.3.2) running an OpenVPN client to a commercial server. Over the past few years, the OpenVPN connection has been dropping more frequently, and now it's about once ...
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Generating Certificate on pfSense

I am currently using pfSense version 2.4.4-RELEASE-p3 and installed Acme v0.6.2. I am trying to generate a letsencrypt certificate. The ACME Server is currently set to Let's Encrypt Staging ACME v2 ...
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Pfsense with squid and SquidGuard won't allow HTTPS traffic through?

About 2 or 3 years ago I setup a pfsense server to prevent one of my family members from accessing facebook too much; they requested it. It worked well and they were allowed to access Facebook for a ...
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Pfsense IPSec vpn on AWS

I have setup an EC2 instance of PFsense on AWS. I am using a t2.micro instance. I have two subnets connected to it, my public and private. My public give me a private IP, but also I get an Elastic ...
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How to create a OVPN configuration from configured pfSense OpenVPN server

The problem I'm having is OpenVPN client constantly says upon connecting that there is a MITM problem and it's probably because of my configuration file I wrote. What is wrong in it? client dev tun ...
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pfSense: config with daloRadius (freeRadius) to setup download quota limitation

I have pfsense and daloRadius(running freeRadius inside) up and running, I successfully configured radius parameters on pfSense and the NAS on daloRadius and they can talk to each other. I am able to ...
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Trying to reach internet with OPNsense and it is not working as expected

I am trying to setup OPNsense between Spectrum modem router and switch to our makerspace environment. Here are modem specs: ARRIS Router Host Name: ARRISGW Routing Enabled Wireless Disabled Firewall ...
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Turning a pfSense rooter into a Tor gateway?

I've recently started experimenting with the pfSense rooter/firewall and I found it quite cool with plenty of features. I then saw it supports addons, so an idea popped into my mind: Would it be ...
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VLAN tagging not working (PfSense + TomatoUSB)

I have tried my hardest to get this to work, Trying DD-WRT, and that failed, then switched to TomatoUSB on my ASUS RT-N12D1, but it still wont forward traffic from VLAN2 to bridge Is my configuration ...
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Is that possible to create site to site VPN between 2 sites by using a pfsense virtual machine installed in Vmware workstation?

I need to connect 3 sites (Site A,B and C)+ AWS Cloud together over a site to site VPN. Each site should have a VPN tunnel to the cloud Each site should have a VPN tunnel to the other sites ...
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Is it possible to provide access to a VirtualBox internal network for the host OS?

I have setup a network of VMs inside VirtualBox. I have a firewall VM (runing pfSense) in that network, where other VMs connect to, in order to access the internet. Is it possible to connect my host ...
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Using pfSense - iPhone connections keep dropping from WiFi

pfSense version: 2.4.4-RELEASE-p3 (amd64) WiFi adapter: D-Link DWA-556 (running in HostAP mode) Internet: xFinity bridged to pfSense (pfSense carries the public IP on the WAN interface) Once I set up ...
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Pfsense Virtual IP subnet to subnet

I have a host in Subnet A that I want to make accessible in Subnet B through a Virtual IP in subnet B and by preference accessible on all TCP/UDP ports.
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How to configure pfSense WAN and LAN to use as a proxy server?

We have a network configured like this: Internet -> ASA -> L3 switch:VLAN1 - Servers (IP/23); VLAN2 - PCs (IP/22); There is a communication between servers and PCs and thay are in a different IP ...
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Cannot RDP into my home machine from work, despite netcat saying the port is open

I am trying to remote (RDP) from my work machine (Windows 10) to my home machine (also Win10). I use a pfSense router/firewall at home, so I configured a NAT rule like so: - Interface: WAN - ...
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PFsense dropping SSH connection

I recently replaced my Tomato based router with a pfSense. I have a CentOS7 VM on my LAN, which I can SSH to externally via port forwarding. Since then, my SSH connection will drop when putting "load"...
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PfSense IPv6 network configuration

I am trying to create an IPv6 network in VMware ESx by using a pfsense virtual machine and a windows 10 client. I have a network interface where I connect to a pure IPv6 Vlan which provides me with an ...
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Switch between TWO different WAN providers on schedule

I have two internet providers at home, the one offers an uncapped service from 23H00 to 18H00 the following day, and the other provider is an LTE provider to use between 18H00 to 23H00 daily I'm ...
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Route OpenVPN traffic accross multiple subnets using pfSense

I have two physically separate sites each with their own LAN subnets. The primary site where the server has subnet 192.168.3.0/24. The second site has 192.168.1.0/24. The sites are connected with a ...
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PfSense captive portal HTTPS

I am having trouble enabling HTTPS on my captive portal. I've already done certificates like so: CA Certificate DNS resolver HTTPS captive portal but my captive portal still doesnt show up and give ...
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Route specific traffic through OpenVPN, splitting tunnel

I got pfsense router with OpenVPN server. I want to use VPN only for single network - 192.168.3.0/24, other traffic should be sent through client's default gateway, so i set this route for server: ...
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Is my ISP blocking incoming connections to my OpenVPN Server?

I have worked on this for a couple of weeks now, but I don't seem to make progress. I have a hardware pfsense set up as my Internet router, everything works fine except that I can't connect to the ...
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Pfsense captive portal does not show on mobile phone

My pfsense router are setup like this: My laptop are able to receive the captive portal page and able to access internet through my access point but however, it does not work on mobile phone (iPhone)....

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