Openswan

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Openswan
Stable release 2.6.43 / March 13, 2015; 5 months ago (2015-03-13)[1]
Preview release 2.6.44rc1 / July 3, 2015; 50 days ago (2015-07-03)[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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