Tools & resources
This page will list useful tools and other resources that can be used in conjunction with m0n0wall. If you think you've got something that belongs on this page, mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
- IFRAME HTML/JS template for viewing multiple graphs at once
Contributed by Mark Cunningham <mcunningham at mdsc dot info>.
- m0n0backup NEW
Windows tray application for creating dated m0n0wall configuration backups and for
rebooting m0n0walls. Contributed by Aleksandroff <aleksandroff at bookvoed dot ru>
- BMonitor - Portable SNMP bandwidth monitor
Displays a bandwidth/packet rate graph for any m0n0wall interface. Uses SNMP.
- Config backup batch file for Windows (+ wget binary)
An example of a batch file to be used for creating dated m0n0wall configuration backups on Windows machines. Comes with
wget binary. Contributed by Anders Dahl <apd at smakodak dot dk>
Observium is an autodiscovering PHP/MySQL/SNMP/CDP based network management system focused primarily on Cisco and Linux/BSD networks.
Has some m0n0wall-specific features.
AdvancedRM is a free, small and lightweight network monitoring utility for SNMP enabled devices (including m0n0wall).
- m0n0wall Backup Script
Another (Perl) script to backup the configuration from multiple m0n0walls.
Supports HTTP and HTTPS, maintains old configs for a configurable number
of days and allows configs to be compressed. Contributed by Richard Harvey.
- Remote backup script
A script to remotely backup your m0n0wall via HTTP(S). Contributed by Kaspar Lyngsie <k at pacroon dot dk>.
Or use this improved version that allows the remote port to be changed.
A m0n0wall monitoring client for Windows. Can display a traffic graph for any m0n0wall interface. Uses SNMP.
Firewall log analysis tool for Windows that supports m0n0wall.
Global, centralized firewall log analyzer/security event aggregator. Can be used with WallWatcher.
- WAN reconnect script
A script to force reconnection of PPPoE on WAN (useful if your ISP initiates a forced disconnect
every 24 hours and you don't want it to happen during the day). Contributed by
Andreas Fink <dronnick at gmail dot com>.
Windows version by <neutralman at gmail dot com>
- m0n0wall IPSEC VPN Auto Updater
This PHP script by Daniel Morante makes it possible to use IPsec VPN tunnels between
two m0n0walls that both have dynamic WAN IP addresses.
A GUI for Windows XP's integrated IPsec support.
- kaos.theory: Armor Your Palace
A guide to securing your home and home network with inexpensive hardware,
open source software (including m0n0wall) and about 8 hours of dedicated time.