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An open source firewall/router computer software distribution
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What is pfSense?

It is an open source firewall/router computer software distribution based on FreeBSD. It is installed on a physical computer or a virtual machine to make a dedicated firewall/router for a network.
pfSense is a tool in the Security category of a tech stack.

Who uses pfSense?

16 companies reportedly use pfSense in their tech stacks, including Assertiva Soluções, NKI, and Sodep.

74 developers on StackShare have stated that they use pfSense.

pfSense Integrations

pfSense's Features

  • Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
  • GeoIP blocking

pfSense Alternatives & Comparisons

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pfSense's Followers
76 developers follow pfSense to keep up with related blogs and decisions.