Tutorial: pfsense Port Forwarding [YouTube Release]

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Netgate Documentation

https://docs.netgate.com/pfsense/en/latest/nat/port-forwards.html

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:stopwatch: Timestamps :stopwatch:
00:00 pfsense port forwarding
02:01 Demo Lab IP Setup
03:00 Creating Port Forwards
04:21 port forward range
05:10 NAT Reflection
07:23 using pftop to test portfoward
08:29 Restricting Port Forward Source IP
10:00 chaning rules with exiting connections
11:50 Alias ports forwards
13:25 Port Forward Multiple WAN IP
16:30 ICMP forwarding

Tom,
Your video got me thinking about trying to secure my open ports. For example I have a few people I share my plex server with. I presume they have a dynamic IP address from their ISP. Is their a way to input their source address as an alias and have it update if their IP changes?

I would rather not use source IP addresses as a means for authentication (that is is basically what you are saying, if I understand things correctly).

As far as I’m concerned a VPN would be the preferred way here.

I have a vpn on my router (pfsense) that I can dial into my network from. How can I get their steaming device to use a vpn (roku and firestick)?