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libike 0.9.6 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.6 adds CAST, IDEA, BlowFish, RC5 ciphers to an existing list of DES, 3DES and Rijndael, and Tiger, SHA-2, RipeMD hashes - to MD5, SHA-1. The release also refactors encryption API for a better bulk encryption performance.

Posted by Alex P 2003-04-28

libike 0.9.5 released, adds aggressive mode support

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.5 implements support for an aggressive phase 1 exchanges, slightly refactors inbound processing code and adds source files walkthrough document.

Posted by Alex P 2003-04-10

libike 0.9.4.2 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.4.2 fixes number of portability issues.

Posted by Alex P 2003-04-04

libike 0.9.4.1 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.4.1 fixes minor ID payload formatting bug and adds code for RSA SIG authentication interop testing

Posted by Alex P 2003-03-31

libike 0.9.4 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.4 adds support for IKE NAT traversal as per NAT-T drafts 1, 3 and 5.

Posted by Alex P 2003-03-26

libike 0.9.3.1 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.3.1 release fixes minor bugs in the code.

Posted by Alex P 2003-03-21

libike 0.9.3 released

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

0.9.3 release adds initial version of the manual.txt, which goes over the internal design, core functioning principles and the API.

Posted by Alex P 2003-03-21

libike 0.9.2 released (initial announcement)

Libike is a cross-platform C library for managing IKE negotiations.

The library implements RFC-standard ISAKMP/IKE exchanges and utilizes a callback mechanism to delegate tasks of the actual packet transmission and security policies management to the external code.

All you ever wanted from IKE but were afraid to implement :)

Posted by Alex P 2003-03-18