Openswan

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Openswan
Stable release 2.6.41 / February 21, 2014; 9 months ago (2014-02-21)[1]
Preview release 2.6.40dr3 / December 13, 2013; 11 months ago (2013-12-13)[2]
Operating system GNU/Linux, FreeBSD
Type IPsec
License GNU General Public License
Website openswan.org

In the field of computer security, Openswan provides a complete IPsec implementation for Linux 2.0, 2.2, 2.4 and 2.6 kernels.

Openswan, begun as a fork of the now-defunct FreeS/WAN project, continues to use the GNU General Public License. Unlike the FreeS/WAN project, it does not exclusively target the GNU/Linux operating system.

Libreswan forked from Openswan in 2012.

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