[BLFS Trac] #2304: openssl-0.9.8e

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Fri Feb 23 16:56:40 PST 2007

#2304: openssl-0.9.8e
 Reporter:  bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org  |       Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  task                         |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal                       |   Milestone:  6.3                           
Component:  BOOK                         |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                       |    Keywords:                                
 Version increment

    OpenSSL version 0.9.8e and 0.9.7m released

    OpenSSL - The Open Source toolkit for SSL/TLS

    The OpenSSL project team is pleased to announce the release of
    version 0.9.8e of our open source toolkit for SSL/TLS. This new
    OpenSSL version is a feature and bugfix release and incorporates
    enhancements and bugfixes to the toolkit.  For a complete list of
    changes, please see http://www.openssl.org/source/exp/CHANGES.

    The 0.9.8e release includes RFC3779 support and several cipher
    selection bugfixes.

    We also release 0.9.7m, which is the first full release of OpenSSL
    which can be linked against the validated FIPS 1.1.1 module.

    We consider OpenSSL 0.9.8e to be the best version of OpenSSL
    available and we strongly recommend that users of older versions
    upgrade as soon as possible. OpenSSL 0.9.8e is available for
    download via HTTP and FTP from the following master locations

   (you can find the various FTP mirrors under

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