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Differences in Revisions: Services

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August 3 at 7:13 pm
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# Services
 
The Services menu includes settings for secure access, time service, and intrusion detection.
 
| | menu | description |
|---|---|---|
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/ipsec) | [](../services/ipsec) | Developed to make general TCP/IP more secure. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/ipsec) | [](services/ipsec) | Developed to make general TCP/IP more secure. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](./services/openvpn) | [OpenVPN](../services/openvpn) | VPN service that allows remote networks or wireless clients such as laptops, to connect to IPFire. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/openvpn) | [OpenVPN](services/openvpn) | VPN service that allows remote networks or wireless clients such as laptops, to connect to IPFire. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/dyndns) | [Dynamic DNS](../services/dyndns) | Used to reach a dynamic IP address using a [DynDNS](https://dyn.com/dns/) name. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/dyndns) | [Dynamic DNS](services/dyndns) | Used to reach a dynamic IP address using a [DynDNS](https://dyn.com/dns/) name. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/ntp) | [Time Server](../services/ntp) | Synchronize IPFire to an external time source, then serve time to LAN clients via NTP. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/ntp) | [Time Server](services/ntp) | Synchronize IPFire to an external time source, then serve time to LAN clients via NTP. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/qos) | [Quality of Service](../services/qos) | Grant specified bandwidth for specific services, like VoIP or game traffic. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/qos) | [Quality of Service](services/qos) | Grant specified bandwidth for specific services, like VoIP or game traffic. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/ids) | [Intrusion Detection](../services/ids) | Analyze network traffic, looking for potential intrusions. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/ids) | [Intrusion Detection](services/ids) | Analyze network traffic, looking for potential intrusions. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](../services/extrahd) | [ExtraHD](../services/extrahd) | Quickly and easily mount additional internal and external hard drives. |
| [![](/icons/edit-find-replace.png)](services/extrahd) | [ExtraHD](services/extrahd) | Quickly and easily mount additional internal and external hard drives. |