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strongSwan 5.x - Monolithic IKEv1/v2 Daemon

Current Release: 5.9.0

2020/07/29, size 4'568'404 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 705628cddd5b7683ef8a688acd9514d8
2020/07/29, size 7'316'250 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 572bb0f8cd0cca466209f37510a9520e

ChangeLog and Configuration Examples

Developers Release: 5.9.1dr1

2020/10/07, size 4'590'490 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 17d2e928b0c6282c4b39a3f3e193a68e

ChangeLog and Configuration Examples

strongSwan 6.0 - Post-Quantum IKEv2 Daemon

Developers Release: 6.0.dr2

2020/10/23, size 5'617'361 bytes, pgp-signature,
md5: 4d9d11ce45e26d0dc5e6d4367500cf7e

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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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.