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pfSense is a free, open source customized distribution of FreeBSD tailored for use as a firewall, and router. In addition to being a powerful, flexible firewalling and routing platform, it includes a long list of related features and a package system allowing further expandability without adding bloat and potential security vulnerabilities to the base distribution, making it a fully qualified UTM device. pfSense is a popular project with more than 1 million downloads since its inception, and proven in countless installations ranging from small home networks protecting a PC and an Xbox to large corporations, universities and other organizations protecting thousands of network devices.
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authentication captive-portal firewall multi-wan proxy-cache snort spam-filter squidguard traffic-shaper utm vpn-server
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To me the best firewall software / solution there is.
Used pc & a pair of network cards
If you're a masochist add wifi, but at least employ Ubiquiti UniFi.
pfSense runs on FreeBSD not Linux