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The OpenSSL Project is a collaborative effort to develop a robust, commercial-grade, fully featured, free 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.


User FAQ included; User manpage included and available in HTML format from


Download version 0.9.8a (stable)
released on 12 October 2005


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OpenSSL LicenseJanet Casey6 August 2002

Leaders and contributors

OpenSSL Project Team Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Developer E-mail
Support E-mail
Developer VCS Repository Webview
Bug Tracking VCS Repository Webview
Help E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use Perl 5
Required to build make

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.


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