16.1 is a minor release that includes extending the WireGuard app, released as part of NG Firewall 16.1, to cloud deployments Amazon Web Services, and Microsoft Azure. This release also includes a kernel update, updating to Linux 4.19.0-11. Being on the latest version of the operating system ensures robust security and performance at the kernel level.
Bugfixes & Updates
- Fix - NG Firewall has disk errors when running on VMware 6.5
- Fix - Server country and remote_host_country show as UNKNOWN
- Fix - Captive Portal authentication page is not displayed for WireGuard clients
- Update - NAVL libraries are updated to the recent version (22.214.171.124)
There is no 32 bit build for this release. It is no longer possible to upgrade or install from scratch on a 32 bit system. Backups from 15.1, and from 16.0 can be restored to a 16.1 version of NG Firewall