Sensei 1.6.1 for OPNsense is a maintenance release addressing issues reported by 1.6 users. This release also doubles the performance of TLS/SSL downloads. Please find the full Release Notes below.


  • Improvement: 2x performance boost with SSL/TLS downloads


  • New Feature: Schedule Reports: Option to enable/disable TLS server certificate verification
  • Bug-fix: Remote Elastic Search authentication problem is fixed


  • Bug-fix: Backup and Restore: password verification
  • Bug-fix: Deployment Flavor correctly displayed now – Configuration – General
  • Other performance and reliability improvements

A quick note on netmap kernel improvement efforts on OPNsense: If all goes well, OPNsense team plans to land them with 20.7.4 release.

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