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strongSwan 5.x - Monolithic IKEv1/v2 Daemon

Current Release: 5.9.5

2022/01/24, size 4'722'123 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 53005324e3cba8592f1fb958b1c2d0e5
2022/01/24, size 7'609'977 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 1477a64594a19e19b483ca8f70e1e5d4

ChangeLog, Configuration Examples and a Docker Image

strongSwan 6.0 - Post Quantum IKEv2 Daemon

Developers Release: 6.0.dr13

2022/01/01, size 5'905'346 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: df87e87845c72fe71a30f72422f81046

ChangeLog, Configuration Examples and Post-Quantum Docker Image

strongSwan 2.x, 4.x and 5.x Security Patches

Security Patches

NetworkManager Applet

This applet is also available as package in several distributions. For an introduction and HOWTO see our wiki.

Current Release: 1.5.2

NetworkManager Applet 1.5.2
This version requires strongSwan 5.8.3 or newer, it's not compatible with older releases.
NetworkManager Applet 1.4.5
This version works with all strongSwan releases, but doesn't support the new features introduced with 5.8.3.

Installation / Binary packages

Installation instructions can be found on our wiki.

Most distributions provide packages for strongSwan:

Debian GNU/Linux Debian GNU/Linux   Ubuntu   openSUSE   Gentoo Linux

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Signature Keys

strongSwan releases and security patches are signed with the PGP key with keyid DF42C170B34DBA77.

Releases of the NetworkManager Applet are signed with the PGP key with keyid 765FE26C6B467584.

License statement

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.