Sensei: Prepare Your Firewall


To install Sensei on your OPNsense firewall, you need to connect to it via ssh with root privileges.

Enable Secure Shell

  1. Login to your OPNsense firewall’s dashboard

  2. Head to the System > Settings > Administrations menu

  3. Enable all three checkboxes

    1. Enable Secure Shell

    2. Permit root user login

    3. Permit password login