E2guardian 5.2.2

Written by Frédéric Bourgeois on .

Finally It's Christmas ! at least for the Web Filtering

We are proud to announce the availability of the v5.2.2 stable release.

Many, many thanks to all those who have tested, bug-checked and provided improvement suggestions for this new version.

This new version fixes a number of issues with previous releases and has updated documentation, it also fixes some gcc warnings (with -Wall enable)

E2guardian is now an ICAP Server, ICAP client, independent proxy (yes it can works without Squid now) and also a transparent proxy.

As ICAP client it was tested with Kaspersky and F-Secure antivirus.In data/scripts directory you can find a Dockerfile that helps you to create a Docker image and container engines. In data/scripts/ you can find a systemd starting script for Raspberry Pi (PI 3, PI 3 +, PI 2)

https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/releases/tag/v5.2.2

Second pre-release E2guardian 5.2

Written by Frédéric Bourgeois on .

This week we launched a new pre-release version with some code improvements.

This version is only backward compatible with v5 configuration files. Please study example configuration files and lists.

Please see notes/NEWIN_v5 for details, before trying to configure or compile.

Please tag bug reports with 'V5.2'

Developers please pull branch v5.2 for this release. v5develop will be used for future enhancements.
In cdata/scripts/ directory you can find a Dockerfile that helps you to create a Docker image and container.

https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/releases/tag/v5.2.1

Pre-release E2guardian 5.2

Written by Frédéric Bourgeois on .

This week we launched a new pre-release version with some code improvements.

This version is only backward compatible with v5 configuration files. Please study example configuration files and lists.

Please see notes/NEWIN_v5 for details, before trying to configure or compile.

Please tag bug reports with 'V5.2'

Developers please pull branch v5.2 for this release. v5develop will be used for future enhancements.
In configs directory you can find a Dockerfile that helps you to create a Docker image and container.

https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/releases/tag/v5.2.0

E2Guardian 5.1.2

Written by Frédéric Bourgeois on .

This release fixes a number of issues with v5.1.1 and has updated documentation.

This release is now regarded as stable
Only required bug and security fixes will be applied in the v5.1.2 point releases.

If you are upgrading from a previous e2guardian major release you may need to alter your
config files. If you are upgrading from dansguardian you will have to change your
config files in order to make a working system.
See the example configuration files for details.

If you are implementing SSL MITM please read the updated notes/ssl_mitm

You are invited to upgrade to this release as soon as possible, but read the config sample files before !
You can find the bugs fixes description here
https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/issues

Summary of changes in this release can be found in Changelog

https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/releases/tag/v5.1.2

E2guardian 5.1.1 is out !

Written by Frédéric Bourgeois on .

We are proud to announce the availability of the V5 (V5.1.1) release.
As usual now this is essentially the work of Phillip, a mammoth task (certainly from one of the labours of Hercule).

Many, many thanks to all those who have tested, bug-checked and provided improvement suggestions for this new version. As a result, this is the most stable and scale-able release to date.

This new 5 series of e2guardian brings new features and changes providing improved performance over earlier release series.

Main new features:

  • https transparent filtering
  • ICAP server mode
  • upstream proxy now optional
  • rebuilt flexible filtering engine

This version is not backward compatible with v4 configuration files. Please study example configuration files and lists.

Please see notes/NEWIN_v5 and INSTALL for details, before trying to configure or compile.

Please tag bug reports with 'V5.1.1' and If your issue is an implementation question, please ask your question on https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/e2guardian

Please don't use Github Issues to ask for help !

Developers please pull branch v5.1 for this release, v5develop will be used for future enhancements.
In configs directory you can find a Dockerfile that helps you to create a Docker image and container.

I made a package for Debian Jessie, but it's an deprecated OS for us (as Ubuntu 16.04), please migrate to Stretch or 18.04.

https://github.com/e2guardian/e2guardian/releases/tag/V5.1.1