pfsense

  1. installing pfsense vm in proxmox

    Hi all, I have what is probably a super basic question. I would like to set up a desktop running proxmox with pfsense vm as the firewall. Before I can install and configure pfsense, do i have to have proxmox installed and configured as the default gateway? Currently I have proxmox installed...
  2. Proxmox pfsense vm extreme low throughput

    Hello I migrated to proxmox ve over a year now from hyperv and I just love the product. I have small home system running one single proxmox on Intel Core i5 with 16 GB RAM. I have firewall and few other vms running. Everything was working fine before I moved to pfsense firewall. With...
  3. pfSense setup

    I have been doing my due diligence in trying to make the move from a hardware to software designed network. I am currently trying to decide if I can work with what I have currently running and make the appropriate changes or should I just blow everything away and start from scratch. Currently...
  4. [SOLVED] Unable to VPN into VM

    Hi there, I've been trying and researching this now for a good month and finally need some help. So, I've setup proxmox 6.1 and have 5 VM's, this server will be used in a small office environment. I have VM1 pfSense as firewall/gateway (not working) . VM2 Zentyal as Domain Controller (working)...
  5. How to configure Proxmox and PfSense VM so that all network requests go through PfSense

    Currently, I have a PfSense VM running on Proxmox. I can access the internet and Proxmox through the LAN port, however, I can't access the internet from the Proxmox Host, or any VMs or containers. I am unsure if this is a problem with PfSense or Proxmox. I have two virtual switches that...
  6. Proxmox + pfSense with dual /32 ip's

    Hi, I have got 2 IP's from my colocation service provider: 39.xxx.xxx.210/32 and 39.xxx.xxx.211/32. NOTE: the gateway for both IP's are: 39.xxx.xxx.1. I can access proxmox fine with the .210 IP, but the .211 IP configured in pfsense does not work. I tested this at home with a 192.168.192.0/24...
  7. [SOLVED] Proxmox VM "LAN" Between nodes

    Hello dear Community, I was wondering how do I set up it the Best Way. I have a simple 2 node test Lab. The Problem: I'm running on my first node a pf sense firewall which connects to WAN over vmbr0 and inject its "LAN" to vmbr100 So Basically every VM in vmbr100 is in the "LAN" Now I want to...
  8. [SOLVED] Probleme bei der Netzwerkkonfiguration einer virtualisierten pfSense

    Guten Abend! Ich setze gerade einen neuen Proxmox Server auf und versuche, pfSense als Router zu virtualisieren. Leider funktioniert der Internetzugriff der virtualisierten Maschinen nicht, die echten Clients am Switch haben dagegen Zugriff. Bisher waren Proxmox und pfSense getrennte Maschinen...
  9. [SOLVED] pfSense in a VM with HA

    I'm trying to figure out how I could install a pfSense VM and make it HA. I have a ceph cluster of 4 nodes (but there will be nodes added regularly), so I can give each node a public IP address on one of it's ethernet ports. Creating a bridge and adding that to the pfSense VM will give me a...
  10. Proxmox behind Virtual-FW and DMZ-Zone

    Hi all, As of today I'm running some Raspberry Pi's at home providing some services (nextcloud, mailserver etc.) for me and a few friends(we're running a "art/draw club"). Since I was able to get an old workstation from work and I didn't really cared about security back when I was setting the...
  11. No internet trafic from LAN side under Pfsense, OVH and Proxmox 5

    Hi This my situation : i have 2 public IP from OVH : 17.128.147.23 and 236.214.200.112 17.128.147.23 is used to manage proxmox server , 236.214.200.112 , as i know , is gateway or some else any way, i create 3 VM : Pfsense , windows server and centos server i configure pfsense as dhcp server to...
  12. proxmox and pfsense - connectivity under lan

    Hello, Recently, i migrate my server on proxmox to learn how it works and to see something other than Vmware. However, I've a connectivity problem on my pfsense LAN, OPT... Pfsense being a vm on my server without vlan settings into web interface My lan network can’t get out of pfsense. ping...
  13. Is it possible that proxmox is taking my WAN address before my pfsense VM can get it?

    I can’t test this right now since everyone came home and they’re all using the internet but I just wanted to get an idea. I have a r720 running proxmox. Proxmox is running a pfsense VM. I have two bridges. Wan and lan. Modem is plugged into port 1. Wan bridge is set to port 1. Well I have...
  14. pfSense and IPv6 CARP: vmbr0 not forwarding packets

    Hi Everyone, I have a pair of pfSense firewalls running on the same Proxmox 6.0-6 VE node that seem to lose IPv6 multicast packets after a while. pfSense sends packets to ff02::12: that look like this: 06:48:29.896428 IP6 fe80::9c9f:5fff:fee0:8211 > ff02::12: ip-proto-112 36 06:48:30.164147...
  15. New proxmox install with storage server

    Hi, I currently have a supermicro sc933 server with dual xenon x5650 that is used in unraid with 50tb of storage (with about 15tb used).I recently bought a supermicro sc836 with dual e5-2640v2 to do some learning about vms. I was thinking about running my docker container currently on unraid...
  16. Proxmox host cant access internet but vms can

    Hi All, I am sure I have done something silly but cant seem to fix it. Essentially, I run 1 proxmox hypervisor/host that includes a pfsense vm as the home router. The hypervisor has 2 nics, 1 for the WAN port and and for the local network pfSense has a physical nic dedicated to the WAN WAN >...
  17. Need help with VLAN and PFsense

    Please, please help if you can, I have spent hours and hours on this... watching videos, reading and trying but so far no joy. I have my Proxmox server in my garage, and DSL router in my house. There is a single CAT5 cable connecting the two. I am trying to use a VLAN to route my Internet...
  18. Proxmox and pfsense

    Internet <---> host eno0 <---> vmbr0 <---> pfSense VM <---> vmbr1 <---> VM-A, B, C, ... Hello I am new to proxmox because I always worked with hyper-v but due to several differentials that I saw in proxmox I would like to adopt it. However due to a huge difficulty that I am encountering I...
  19. Best performance seen for PFSense? Can I do better?

    I am running into performance issues and would like to have better throughput with my PFSense. I run my Proxmox in a colo location for a very decent price. It is a dual 2.6GHz E5-2650 with 40GB of RAM on an Intel S2600GZ motherboard For good security, I have all the traffic go through PFSense...
  20. Networking between PFSense VM and PVE went down. Internet was up.

    I am baffled by this one. I run a one machine PVE environment running OVS with everything going through PFSense via two vm bridges. Everything has been working great, but this morning something unusual happened. Network connectivity between my VMs and PVE were down. Connectivity between PFSense...

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