Wireguard

Overview

What is Wireguard?

Overview

About Wireguard

WireGuard is a communication protocol and free and open-source software that implements encrypted virtual private networks (VPNs), and was designed with the goals of ease of use, high speed performance, and low attack surface.

-- Wikipedia

It is a lightweight alternative to OpenVPN, we use it to complement OpenSSH for the management of our servers.

 

 

Overview

References

Homepage:
https://www.wireguard.com/
wgsetup:
https://at.magma-soft.at/darcs/wgsetup/

wgsetup

Wireguard network setup tool

wgsetup

Install

wgsetup is just a shell script, you can download it at the following link: https://at.magma-soft.at/darcs/wgsetup/wgsetup.

Copy it to a location of your liking, e.g. /usr/local/bin and make it executable.

wgsetup is an administration script and you will be run as root in almost any use case.

 

wgsetup

Concepts