[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: openssl-0.9.8k-1, openssl-devel-0.9.8k-1

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Mar 25 18:13:00 GMT 2009


I've updated the version of OpenSSL to 0.9.8k-1.  This also includes the
openssl-devel package.

This is an upstream security and bugfix release.  The Cygwin release is
the vanilla version, no additional patches.

Official release message:
=======================================================================
   OpenSSL version 0.9.8k released
   ===============================

   OpenSSL - The Open Source toolkit for SSL/TLS
   http://www.openssl.org/

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

   We consider OpenSSL 0.9.8k to be the best version of OpenSSL
   available and we strongly recommend that users of older versions
   upgrade as soon as possible. OpenSSL 0.9.8k is available for
   download via HTTP and FTP from the following master locations (you
   can find the various FTP mirrors under
   http://www.openssl.org/source/mirror.html):

     * http://www.openssl.org/source/
     * ftp://ftp.openssl.org/source/

   The distribution file names are:

    o openssl-0.9.8k.tar.gz
      Size: 3852259
      MD5 checksum: e555c6d58d276aec7fdc53363e338ab3
      SHA1 checksum: 3ba079f91d3c1ec90a36dcd1d43857165035703f

   The checksums were calculated using the following commands:

    openssl md5 openssl-0.9.*.tar.gz
    openssl sha1 openssl-0.9.*.tar.gz

   Yours,

   The OpenSSL Project Team...

    Mark J. Cox             Nils Larsch         Ulf Moeller
    Ralf S. Engelschall     Ben Laurie          Andy Polyakov
    Dr. Stephen Henson      Richard Levitte     Geoff Thorpe
    Lutz Jaenicke           Bodo Moeller
=======================================================================

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the http://cygwin.com/ web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.


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