SQLCipher's community edition is Open Source Software available under a permissive license that allows it's use in both open source and commercial products. All products that include SQLCipher (including those that use the Commercial Edition binaries) must abide by the SQLCipher license, as well as the licenses for dependent and integrated products listed below. This generally requires attribution and reproduction of license grants in the application interface and/or materials. This can be in an about or licensing screen in the application, in the product documentation on a website linked from the application, but must be a user accessible location.
SQLCipher Community Edition distributions are made available under the following BSD style license.
Copyright (c) 2008-2012 Zetetic LLC All rights reserved. Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met: * Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer. * Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution. * Neither the name of the ZETETIC LLC nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission. THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY ZETETIC LLC ''AS IS'' AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL ZETETIC LLC BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
SQLCipher Commercial Edition distributions are made available under the following commercial license.
SQLCipher is based on SQLite, http://sqlite.org, Public Domain Software
Some versions of SQLCipher may use OpenSSL, http://openssl.org, Copyright (c) 1998-2011 The OpenSSL Project. All rights reserved.
SQLCipher for Android includes source code from Android, Copyright (c) Google and others. All rights reserved.
SQLCipher for Android includes International Components for Unicode (ICU), Copyright (c) 1995-2012 International Business Machines Corporation and others. All rights reserved.
SQLCipher for MonoTouch and Mono for Android include:
SQLCipher for ADO.NET includes System.Data.Sqlite, http://system.data.sqlite.org, Public Domain Software