Will PIA implement Wireguard VPN when finalized?

I've read lately about Wiregaurd VPN support in Docker containers, and many sites lauding it as a next-gen vpn protocol/stack. But, is the system really as viable as it is made out to be, and is it something PIA would consider implementing in the future?

https://www.wireguard.io/

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  • edited June 14 Posts: 293
    There is also something called "Hexa", although it appears to be proprietary and not open source.
    http://www.hexatechvpn.com/#protocol


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    Hi PIAVipper,

    We are aware of Wireguard and we're discussing it internally. We would of course have to thoroughly vet and audit any new protocols/stacks to ensure the security and privacy of our customers.
  • Hi Jayson,

    Has there been any movement towards supporting Wireguard at PIA? I ask for us linux users who have renewals upcoming and are looking to move to an in-kernel solution.

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    @randomphish, we're still looking at this! While we don't have any plans for implementation in the immediate future, we did make a donation to help sponsor its development, and we'll continue to monitor it closely.
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    @randomphish, we're still looking at this! While we don't have any plans for implementation in the immediate future, we did make a donation to help sponsor its development, and we'll continue to monitor it closely.
    Hi Jayson,

    Has there been any movement towards supporting Wireguard at PIA? I ask for us linux users who have renewals upcoming and are looking to move to an in-kernel solution.

    I'd also like to request the implementation of WireGuard.
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