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pfSense

pfSense is a free and open source firewall and router that also features unified threat management, load balancing, multi WAN, and more.

  • BSD
Avg rating of 4.3 (7)| 9 comments

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pfSense Features

  1.  OpenVPNpfSense supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
  2.  Spam FilterpfSense can detect unsolicited, unwanted and virus-infected emails, calls, files, etc.

pfSense information

  • LicensingOpen Source (Apache-2.0) and Free product.
  • Written in
  • RatingAverage rating of 4.3
  • Alternatives27 alternatives listed

Supported Languages

  • English

GitHub repository

  •  3,953 Stars
  •  1,322 Forks
  •  29 Open Issues
  •   Updated
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Our users have written 9 comments and reviews about pfSense, and it has gotten 95 likes

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OnlyHardOfficial
  
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its Free | But i Prefer OPNSense

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Unwasted_Youth
  
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Used pc & a pair of network cards + $0 pfsense

If you're a masochist add wifi, but at least employ Ubiquiti UniFi.

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Zazucki
  
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Read this: https://teklager.se/en/pfsense-vs-opnsense/ Especially the part under "Politics, drama & bad blood between the two projects"

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Guest
  
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pfSense is a free and has many features to cater needs for small to medium sized business environments.

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Shara
  
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It's simple, and it just work.

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wojosc
  
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I'd say the best firewall software around. Full feature and runs, runs, runs. The fitting netgate hardware is rock solid.

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wojosc
  
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Full feature FIrewall Solution. No Bullshit.

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Tags

  • VPN
  • Zabbix compatible
  • squidguard
  • Authentication
  • captive-portal
  • VPN Client
  • snort
  • multi-wan
  • Utm
  • vpn-server
  • traffic-shaper
  • Proxy Cache

pfSense platform details

BSD

FreeBSD

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