[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: openssl-0.9.8m, openssl-devel-0.9.8m
Thu Feb 25 21:22:00 GMT 2010
I've updated the version of OpenSSL to 0.9.8m-1. This also includes the
This is an upstream security and bugfix release. The Cygwin release is
build from the vanilla sources, no additional patches.
Official release message:
OpenSSL version 0.9.8m released
OpenSSL - The Open Source toolkit for SSL/TLS
The OpenSSL project team is pleased to announce the release of
version 0.9.8m of our open source toolkit for SSL/TLS. This new
OpenSSL version is a security and bugfix release which implements
RFC5746 to address renegotiation vulnerabilities mentioned in
CVE-2009-3555. For a complete list of changes,
please see http://www.openssl.org/source/exp/CHANGES.
We consider OpenSSL 0.9.8m to be the best version of OpenSSL
available and we strongly recommend that users of older versions
upgrade as soon as possible. OpenSSL 0.9.8m is available for
download via HTTP and FTP from the following master locations (you
can find the various FTP mirrors under
The distribution file names are:
MD5 checksum: 898bf125370926d5f692a2201124f8ec
SHA1 checksum: 2511c709a47f34d5fa6cd1a1c9cb1699bdffa912
The checksums were calculated using the following commands:
openssl md5 openssl-0.9.*.tar.gz
openssl sha1 openssl-0.9.*.tar.gz
The OpenSSL Project Team...
Mark J. Cox Nils Larsch Ulf MÃÂ¶ller
Ralf S. Engelschall Ben Laurie Andy Polyakov
Dr. Stephen Henson Richard Levitte Geoff Thorpe
Lutz JÃÂ¤nicke Bodo MÃÂ¶ller
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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