After i updated to Pfsense version 2.2.3 i had to reinstall squid to make it work probably If you don’t know what a proxy server is, you are properly asking yourself why you should use one, and the last time a proxy server was popular
If you have a webserver and etc. etc. on your network and want to setup a Port Forward, then on a normal router you will just have to choose Port forwarding probably under services. In pfSense it is a little different but have so many amazing options!
Snort is one of the best opensource ids/ips (intrusion detection/prevention system) there is. Actually snort entered the opensource hall of fame in 2009 as the best opensource software of all time! snort has the ability to use real-time traffic monitoring. it has three functions –
Part II Step 1. Install pfSense. You can download the latest version of pfSense here You can write the file to an usb-key and boot up on it. If you are on windows you can use this program and i you are on a Linux
For a long time I have given it many thougts to buy an firewall for my server and home network. But a good firewall can quickly be pretty expensive. I had some old harware laying around in my appartment and I thougt it could be