[openssl-commits] [openssl] master update

Matt Caswell matt at openssl.org
Mon Sep 10 16:06:04 UTC 2018

The branch master has been updated
       via  6ccfc8fa316f8dcfe4c943e5a43e9e3661be9cb1 (commit)
      from  3f8b623aaa4044908900767a8991b7769b320880 (commit)

- Log -----------------------------------------------------------------
commit 6ccfc8fa316f8dcfe4c943e5a43e9e3661be9cb1
Author: Matt Caswell <matt at openssl.org>
Date:   Mon Sep 10 14:44:04 2018 +0100

    More updates to CHANGES and NEWS for the 1.1.1 release
    Reviewed-by: Ben Kaduk <kaduk at mit.edu>
    Reviewed-by: Richard Levitte <levitte at openssl.org>
    (Merged from https://github.com/openssl/openssl/pull/7167)


Summary of changes:
 CHANGES |  8 ++++++++
 NEWS    | 18 ++++++++++++++++--
 2 files changed, 24 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/CHANGES b/CHANGES
index be44954..63fe26c 100644
@@ -9,6 +9,14 @@
  Changes between 1.1.0i and 1.1.1 [xx XXX xxxx]
+  *) Add a new ClientHello callback. Provides a callback interface that gives
+     the application the ability to adjust the nascent SSL object at the
+     earliest stage of ClientHello processing, immediately after extensions have
+     been collected but before they have been processed. In particular, this
+     callback can adjust the supported TLS versions in response to the contents
+     of the ClientHello
+     [Benjamin Kaduk]
   *) Add SM2 base algorithm support.
      [Jack Lloyd]
diff --git a/NEWS b/NEWS
index b49d51a..ae0c2d7 100644
--- a/NEWS
+++ b/NEWS
@@ -7,7 +7,19 @@
   Major changes between OpenSSL 1.1.0i and OpenSSL 1.1.1 [in pre-release]
-      o Support for TLSv1.3 added
+      o Support for TLSv1.3 added (see https://wiki.openssl.org/index.php/TLS1.3
+        for further important information). The TLSv1.3 implementation includes:
+          o Fully compliant implementation of RFC8446 (TLSv1.3) on by default
+          o Early data (0-RTT)
+          o Post-handshake authentication and key update
+          o Middlebox Compatibility Mode
+          o TLSv1.3 PSKs
+          o Support for all five RFC8446 ciphersuites
+          o RSA-PSS signature algorithms (backported to TLSv1.2)
+          o Configurable session ticket support
+          o Stateless server support
+          o Rewrite of the packet construction code for "safer" packet handling
+          o Rewrite of the extension handling code
       o Complete rewrite of the OpenSSL random number generator to introduce the
         following capabilities
           o The default RAND method now utilizes an AES-CTR DRBG according to
@@ -21,7 +33,7 @@
       o Support for various new cryptographic algorithms including:
           o SHA3
           o SHA512/224 and SHA512/256
-          o EdDSA (including Ed25519 and Ed448)
+          o EdDSA (both Ed25519 and Ed448) including X509 and TLS support
           o X448 (adding to the existing X25519 support in 1.1.0)
           o Multi-prime RSA
           o SM2
@@ -30,6 +42,8 @@
           o SipHash
           o ARIA (including TLS support)
       o Significant Side-Channel attack security improvements
+      o Add a new ClientHello callback to provide the ability to adjust the SSL
+        object at an early stage.
       o Add 'Maximum Fragment Length' TLS extension negotiation and support
       o A new STORE module, which implements a uniform and URI based reader of
         stores that can contain keys, certificates, CRLs and numerous other

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