Secure IOT with VLAN on pfSense including a managed switch and Unifi Access Point

Been away for awhile so thought I’d start updating this blog with something that has helped me and a few others. There are plenty of articles and videos explaining how this is setup, however the issue I’ve come across is setting up VLAN tagging and trunking etc. So this is my attempt explain and outlining my steps.

First setting up the VLAN ID on pfSense is fairly straight forward. Go to Interfaces > Assignments > VLANs > ADD. Here and in this situation I am using the parent interface LAN, choose a VLAN ID other then 1 and give a description. Save read more