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?
12 companies reportedly use pfSense in their tech stacks, including Assertiva Soluções, Sodep, and NKI.
36 developers on StackShare have stated that they use pfSense.
- Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI)
- GeoIP blocking
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