strongSwan - Design by Margo Galas <galas (at) solnet (dot) ch>

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strongSwan - Test Scenarios



The strongSwan testing environment allows to simulate a multitude of VPN scenarios including NAT-traversal. The framework can be put to many uses:

  • Automatic testing and interactive debugging of strongSwan releases.
  • Use of the testing environment as a teaching tool in education and training.

Installation and Configuration

Since strongSwan 5.0.2 the test suite is not based on User-Mode-Linux (UML) and the dated Gentoo image anymore. Instead it uses KVM and reproducible guest images based on Debian.