The simplest way to get strongSwan is to install the binary packages provided by your distribution. Our installation instructions provide links to common distributions and information for building strongSwan from sources.
strongSwan releases and security patches are signed with the PGP key with keyid DF42C170B34DBA77.
Older releases can be found on our download mirrors:
strongSwan's NetworkManager plugin is available as binary package for several distributions (e.g.
network-manager-strongswan on Debian/Ubuntu). For an introduction and how-to see our docs.
This version requires strongSwan 5.8.3 or newer, it's not compatible with older releases.
This version works with older strongSwan releases, but doesn't support the new features introduced with 5.8.3.
The strongSwan Android app can be installed from App stores, or manually by downloading the APK from our download server.