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
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