SQLCipher Community Edition

SQLCipher is an open source project, below are a few resources for those interested in the community behind the project. Digital signatures for both the commercial and community releases can be found here.

SQLCipher Core

The source code for the core SQLCipher library can be found here, or can be cloned from our git repository:

git clone https://github.com/sqlcipher/sqlcipher.git

SQLCipher for Android

Source code for the Android packages are made available via git:

git clone https://github.com/sqlcipher/android-database-sqlcipher.git

SQLCipher for Android Community Edition binary packages are made available as a free service to the community:

Note that private support for SQLCipher for Android is available through our Commercial Edition program.


SQLCipher Community Edition can be used it in both open source and closed source commercial software, but you must include our BSD-style license and copyright statements prominently in the application and documentation.


SQLCipher has a public dicussion site which provides an excellent searchable resource for general information on SQLCipher as well as application integration discussions. All are welcome to join here.