VPN is virtual private network.

Firewalla comes with OpenVPN server installed and preconfigured.  When the Firewalla Box first start, it will generate the unique keys for OpenVPN.

If your router have UPNP enabled, (most router will)  setting up VPN is simple, Firewalla will do everything for you.   If you don’t the Firewalla will prompt you to do port mapping on your router.

Please check out this website on how to setup port forwarding.

To use VPN, you will need to install OpenVPN client First:

  • iOS
  • Mac
  • Windows

The OpenVPN profile generated will be compatible with all systems above, and can be shared  There will be password attached to each profile, that can be viewed in the OpenVPN page.