strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec - strongSwan plugin for a IPsec backend that entirely in userland

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec
Package version 5.3.5
Package release 1ubuntu3
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 152 B
Download size 10.89 KB
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The strongSwan VPN suite uses the native IPsec stack in the standard
Linux kernel. It supports both the IKEv1 and IKEv2 protocols.
This package provides the strongSwan plugin which provides an IPsec backend
that works entirely in userland, using TUN devices and strongSwan's own IPsec
implementation libipsec. This is useful for when there is no kernel support for
This plugin is now included in libcharon-extra-plugins. This package can
be safely removed once it's installed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec_5.3.5-1ubuntu3.8_all.deb 5.3.5 all Ubuntu Updates Universe
strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec_5.3.5-1ubuntu3.8_all.deb 5.3.5 all Ubuntu Updates Universe
strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec_5.3.5-1ubuntu3_all.deb 5.3.5 all Ubuntu Universe
strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec - - -


Name Value
libcharon-extra-plugins = 5.3.5-1ubuntu3


Type URL
Binary Package strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec_5.3.5-1ubuntu3_all.deb
Source Package strongswan

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install strongswan-plugin-kernel-libipsec




2016-04-05 - Robie Basak <>
strongswan (5.3.5-1ubuntu3) xenial; urgency=medium
* Rebuild against libmysqlclient20.
2016-02-22 - Iain Lane <>
strongswan (5.3.5-1ubuntu2) xenial; urgency=medium
* debian/tests/plugins: rdrand may or may not be loaded, depending on the
cpu features.

See Also

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strongswan-plugin-xauth-eap_5.3.5-1ubuntu3_all.deb strongSwan plugin for XAuth backend using EAP methods
strongswan-plugin-xauth-generic_5.3.5-1ubuntu3_all.deb strongSwan plugin for the generic XAuth backend
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