EDITING NOTE: This whole section should go. The pages can all be merged into the pages of the individual add-ons and probably will be found much quicker. FIXME

On these pages you will find some suggestions and assistance to optimize IPFire. By optimization we mean customization to some special application. There will be no drawback by using the addons without these customizations.


  • IPFire Security Hardening Guide - IPFire is designed to be secure by default, but this guide has steps you can follow to add further protection to your IPFire server and your entire network
  • Create a new SSL certificate - For any subsequent changes of host and/or domain it might be important to create a new SSL certificate.

Memory and Storage management


  • NFS-Drives from other Networks in IPFire mount
  • Adding Users
  • In here are a collection of user Scripts.
  • Using more than one public IP with Interface Alias