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LibreSSL 2.4.2 released August 1st, 2016
LibreSSL is a version of the TLS/crypto stack forked from
in 2014, with goals of modernizing the codebase, improving security,
and applying best practice development processes.
Primary development occurs inside the OpenBSD source tree with the
usual care the project is known for.
On a regular basis the code
is re-packaged for portable use by other operating systems
(Linux, FreeBSD, Windows, etc).
The latest stable release is 2.4.2
See the releases page for support information.
LibreSSL is composed of four parts:
openssl(1) utility, which provides tools for managing keys,
libcrypto: a library of cryptography fundamentals
libssl: a TLS library, backwards-compatible with OpenSSL
libtls: a new TLS library, designed to make it easier to write
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