Vuurmuur Changelog

New in version 0.8 RC1

January 26th, 2013
  • Improved IPv6 support
  • Improved Debian packages, switching to nflog as default for logging.
  • Fix connection viewer not showing accounting on newer systems.
  • Amd64 packages for Debian and Ubuntu are now available through the apt server.
  • Switch from "state" match to "conntrack" match for connection tracking.
  • Services now support possible protocols.
  • Add support for rpfilter match.

New in version 0.8 Beta 1 (April 24th, 2009)

  • Work around a buggy Jaunty kernel that doesn't properly update /proc/net/ip_tables_targets and /proc/net/ip_tables_matches. Fixes #84.
  • Add init info to the Debian init script. Copied from the official Debian init script for vuurmuur by Daniel Baumann. Should fix #85.
  • Apply patches from ticket #89 by Matthijs Kooijman, in preparation of allowing optional more relaxed permission handling (See #88). Thanks Matthijs!
  • Change the way iptrafvol.pl is executed. Should fix #68.
  • Don't forget to set ip_forwarding when LOG target or limit match support hasn't been detected. Fixes #82.
  • Handle text input of rule separator lines better. Fixes #73.
  • Check in initial version of a bash/dialog bash quick setup wizard. A script that aimed at creating a working, but simple, Vuurmuur configuration quickly.
  • Fix LOAD_MODULES loading from config file.
  • Enable executing the wizard through vuurmuur_conf --wizard.

New in version 0.7 (April 4th, 2009)

  • No changes since 0.7rc3.

New in version 0.7 RC3 (March 27th, 2009)

  • Installation script no longer automatically updates the build system, it now only does so when told to
  • Fixed a buffer overflow bug in textdir.
  • Fixed a small layout error in the nfs service.

New in version 0.7 RC2 (March 22nd, 2009)

  • The build system was fixed and updated.

New in version 0.7 RC1 (March 7th, 2009)

  • A number of services were added.
  • The German translation was updated.
  • The installation script was fixed for some newer systems.
  • A reload now preserves command-line switches.
  • Listenport and reportport option parsing were fixed.

New in version 0.7 Beta 2 (October 5th, 2008)

  • Detection for support for the NAT random option was added.
  • Checks for the iptables, iptables-restore, and tc command line tools were fixed.

New in version 0.7 Beta 1 (September 30th, 2008)

  • Installing of translations was fixed.
  • GUI fixes were made.
  • Better error checking for traffic shaping was implemented.
  • The Dutch translation was updated.

New in version 0.6 (September 28th, 2008)

  • Support for traffic shaping was added.
  • Source port randomization for NAT was added.
  • Many bugs were fixed.