Libreswan Alternatives

    Libreswan is described as 'ibreswan is a free software implementation of the most widely supported and standarized VPN protocol based on ("IPsec") and the Internet Key Exchange ("IKE")' and is a VPN Service in the Security & Privacy category. There are three alternatives to Libreswan for Linux, Mac, Android and BSD. The best alternative is IPsec-Tools, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Libreswan are strongSwan (Free, Open Source) and Openswan (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 2, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • BSD
      IPsec-Tools is a port of KAME's IPsec utilities to the Linux-2.6 IPsec implementation. It supports NetBSD and FreeBSD as well. Contents: libipsec Library with PF_KEY implementation.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Android
      strongSwan is an Open Source IPsec-based VPN solution for Linux and other UNIX based operating systems implementing both the IKEv1 and IKEv2 key exchange protocols.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Openswan is an IPsec implementation for Linux. It has support for most of the extensions (RFC + IETF drafts) related to IPsec, including IKEv2, X.509 Digital Certificates, NAT Traversal, and many others.
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