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Description

Firezone is an open-source VPN server and firewall built on WireGuard. It can be self-hosted on most Linux distros within a few minutes.

Features include: - Fast: Uses WireGuard® to be 3-4 times faster than OpenVPN. - SSO Integration: Authenticate using any identity provider with an OpenID Connect (OIDC) connector. - No dependencies: All dependencies are bundled thanks to Chef Omnibus. - Simple: Takes minutes to set up. Manage via a simple CLI. - Secure: Runs unprivileged. HTTPS enforced. Encrypted cookies. - Firewall included: Uses Linux nftables to block unwanted egress traffic.

Programming language: Elixir
License: Apache License 2.0
Tags: Security     SSH     VPN     Networking     Systems Administration     OpenVPN     WireGuard    

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README

Firezone is a self-hosted VPN server and Linux firewall

Firezone Architecture

Get Started

Follow our deploy guide to install your self-hosted instance of Firezone.

Or, if you're on a supported platform, try our one-line install script:

sudo -E bash -c "$(curl -fsSL https://github.com/firezone/firezone/raw/master/scripts/install.sh)"

Using Firezone for your team? Take a look at our business tier.

Features

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  • Fast: Uses WireGuard® to be 3-4 times faster than OpenVPN.
  • SSO Integration: Authenticate using any identity provider with an OpenID Connect (OIDC) connector.
  • No dependencies: All dependencies are bundled thanks to Chef Omnibus.
  • Simple: Takes minutes to set up. Manage via a simple CLI.
  • Secure: Runs unprivileged. HTTPS enforced. Encrypted cookies.
  • Firewall included: Uses Linux nftables to block unwanted egress traffic.

Anti-features

Firezone is not:

  • An inbound firewall
  • A tool for creating mesh networks
  • A full-featured router
  • An IPSec or OpenVPN server

Documentation

Additional documentation on general usage, troubleshooting, and configuration can be found at https://docs.firezone.dev.

Get Help

If you're looking for help installing and configuring Firezone, we're happy to help:

Package Repository

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Developing and Contributing

See [CONTRIBUTING.md](CONTRIBUTING.md).

Security

See [SECURITY.md](SECURITY.md).

License

See [LICENSE](LICENSE).

WireGuard® is a registered trademark of Jason A. Donenfeld.


*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Firezone README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.