How to install Wickr Pro
on Ubuntu

Wickr Pro

Wickr Pro

Wickr Inc (tleavy)

Secure Messaging for Teams

Wickr Pro conveniently lets you spin up a free secure network and experience industry-leading encryption. Invite your team and colleagues to collaborate securely. Great for nimble small/medium businesses and high-growth enterprises alike.

Wickr Pro makes managing secure team collaboration and communication simple and easy. Whether you’re at your desk or out in the far reaches in the field, Wickr is available on any device and Admin Controls are at your fingertips so you can manage your secure network globally.

Use Wickr to:

  • Securely exchange critical communications with your team - backed by our patented device-to-device encryption protocols Send secure messages & voice memos Host voice / video / screen sharing collaborations with large room capabilities (# = 50?) & file transfers up to 5GBs Admin controls at your fingertips - manage your secure network globally User verification settings to ensure intended recipients Custom message expiration settings to manage data shelf-life and reduce leakage
  • Access Wickr on any device, at your desk or out in the far reaches in the field
  • Experience our recently launched Wickr Open Access(™) feature, a ‘smart VPN’ that enables you to connect and collaborate with your team securely without geo or weak wifi challenges.
  • Add users outside of your network (Wickr Me users) and easily spin up urgent business critical conversations
  • Integrate the tools and services already in your workflow, provided by WickrIO, the gateway to build your own bots and integrations with e.g. Slack// Wickr, Chatter//Wickr, ZenDesk//Wickr, PagerDuty//Wickr, and more

At Wickr our mission is to provide a secure communication platform trusted by corporations and teams, across industries, sizes and scale, to manage their most valuable communications. With business email compromise on the rise and data compliance on top of minds, Wickr has built a secure and private collaboration platform powered by the world’s most advanced multi-layered encryption and ephemerality trusted by millions of users worldwide. We hope you’ll give Wickr a try.

Details for Wickr Pro

License
Proprietary
Last updated
4 December 2019

Enable snaps on Ubuntu and install Wickr Pro

Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.

Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.

Enable snapd

If you’re running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) or later, including Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver), Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish) and Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo), you don’t need to do anything. Snap is already installed and ready to go.

For versions of Ubuntu between 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr) and 15.10 (Wily Werewolf), as well as Ubuntu flavours that don’t include snap by default, snap can be installed from the Ubuntu Software Centre by searching for snapd.

Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:

sudo apt update sudo apt install snapd

Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.

Install Wickr Pro

To install Wickr Pro, simply use the following command:

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Get the snap store

Browse and find snaps from the convenience of your desktop using the snap store snap.

Learn more about snaps

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