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OpenVPN with RADIUS authentication on pfSense 2.0 RC1

This is the last post in the series of authentication alternatives for OpenVPN in pfSense 2.0 RC1. In the previous posts we looked at the local database of pfSense and Active Directory. Now we will use Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) instead. Again we will authenticate our users against Active Directory, as domain […]

OpenVPN with LDAP authentication on pfSense 2.0 RC1

In the last post I’ve used Local User Database for authentication with the OpenVPN Server, but managing users in multiple places is redundant and should be avoided. If your users resides in Windows Domain why not use a Domain Controller for authenticating VPN users. That’s way now we will use Active Directory. For the purpose […]

pfSense 2.0 RC1 released, on Hyper-V

Today pfSense 2.0 RC1 was officially released. So I’ve quickly downloaded it and setup one test VM in VMWare. The new interface reveals a lot more features than the previous version 1.2.3. For full list of improvements look here: http://doc.pfsense.org/index.php/2.0_New_Features_and_Changes What I was more interested in was the performance on Hyper-V VM. Recently I’ve setup […]

pfSense 1.2.3 as Virtual Machine on Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V

After seeing pfSense working more than half year flawlessly on Alix, recently I’ve test it as virtual machine. To avoid some compatibility issues a “Legacy Network Adapters” must be used. For my surprise even with that trick, there was no network connectivity. The work around for this problem is explained in this thread: Pfsense 2.0-BETA4 […]