[fmII] OpenSSL 0.9.8h released (Default branch)

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The changes in this release are as follows:
Two crashes discovered using the Codenomicon TLS test suite, as
reported in CVE-2008-0891 and CVE-2008-1672, were fixed. The root CA
certificates of commercial CAs were removed from the distribution.
Functions were added to implement RFC3394 compatible AES key wrapping.
Utility functions to handle ASN1 structures were added. The
certificate status request TLS extension, as defined in RFC3546, was
implemented. Several other bugfixes and enhancements were made. 

Release focus:
8 - Minor security fixes 

Project added:
Wed, Dec 23rd 1998 13:04 (9 years, 5 months ago)

Project description:
The OpenSSL Project is a collaborative effort to develop a robust,
commercial-grade, fully featured, and Open Source toolkit implementing
the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL v2/v3) and Transport Layer Security (TLS
v1) as well as a full-strength general-purpose cryptography library. 

Trove categories:
[Intended Audience   ] Developers
[License             ] OSI Approved
[Topic               ] Software Development :: Libraries 

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