Tinc

A mesh VPN daemon

Main features:

  • Does NOT require root privilege
  • Connection management through a graphical user interface
  • Uses conventional tinc configuration files (extended with support for encrypted private keys and VPN bypass per Android application)
  • Automatable using third party Android applications via Intents

Platform specific limitations:

  • Operates with tinc in router mode only
  • Connects to only one tinc network at a time
  • No support for hook scripts

Please see the project's website for more information (setup guides, documentation, sources): http://tincapp.pacien.org

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 0.7 (7) - Added on 2017-09-11

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 7.7 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
  • Version 0.6 (6) - Added on 2017-08-26

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 7.7 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
  • Version 0.5 (5) - Added on 2017-08-23

    This version requires Android 5.0 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 7.7 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW