Open Source OpenVPN Alternatives
WireGuard is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPSec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN.
- - WireGuard is the most popular Windows, Android, Mac & iPhone alternative to OpenVPN.
- - WireGuard is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to OpenVPN.
Comments about WireGuard as a Alternative to OpenVPN
Less detectable by DPI, smaller code base. Very easy to config2
Administration is a breeze, more secure, smaller code base.-1
being unable to use blocked sites in Iran-2
Simpler, faster and more secure than OpenVPN-1
WireGuard proposes a complete new concept. More lightweight, faster, easier to use. This is really a step up as far as secure ip tunnels are concerned.3
SoftEther VPN ("SoftEther" means "Software Ethernet") is one of the world's most powerful and easy-to-use multi-protocol VPN software. It runs on Windows, Linux, Mac, FreeBSD and Solaris.
SoftEther VPN Features
Comments about SoftEther VPN as a Alternative to OpenVPN
I like Softether VPN as an alternative to openvpn because it works well with my firewall and easy setup and quite lot of option configurations.0
Can be used as a drop-in replacement for OpenVPN, is free and open source as well-1
Easy setup and a great variety of functions.1
A fast tunnel proxy that helps you bypass firewalls.
- - Shadowsocks is the most popular iPad & Android Tablet alternative to OpenVPN.
Comments about Shadowsocks as a Alternative to OpenVPN
this is a proxy not a vpn solution3
Journalists need safe access to information to research issues, communicate with sources, and report the news. Outline lets news organizations easily provide their network safer access to the open internet.
Outline VPN Features
Tunnelblick is a free, open source graphic user interface for OpenVPN on OS X and macOS. It provides easy control of OpenVPN client and/or server connections.
Comments about Tunnelblick as a Alternative to OpenVPN
Very impressive, but freezes all time0
NetBird is an open-source mesh VPN built on top of WireGuard® making it easy to create secure private networks for your organization or home. NetBird is an alternative to traditional centralized VPNs like OpenVPN, Pritunl, etc.
- - NetBird is the most popular Web-based alternative to OpenVPN.
A free, open-source, multi-platform, highly-configurable and peer-to-peer VPN software, designed to easily connect remote hosts and mainly focused on security and performance.Discontinued
No update in >2 years.Download links no longer work.
sshuttle: where transparent proxy meets VPN meets ssh sshuttle is the only program that solves the following common case:
Your client machine (or router) is Linux, FreeBSD, or MacOS.
You have access to a remote network via ssh.
You don't necessarily have admin access on th.
tinc is a Virtual Private Network (VPN) daemon that uses tunnelling and encryption to create a secure private network between hosts on the Internet.
Comments about Tinc VPN as a Alternative to OpenVPN
Tinc allows for either routed or bidged meshed encrypted network. Works perfectly on Linux, a bit harder to set up on Windows, but working perfectly.0