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Bug#754513: ITP: libressl -- SSL library, forked from OpenSSL

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist
Owner: Toni Mueller <toni@debian.org>

* Package name    : libressl
  Version         : 2.0.0
  Upstream Author : The OpenBSD project, the OpenSSL project et al.
* URL             : http://www.libressl.org/
* License         : BSD, OpenSSL, SSLeay, Public Domain.
  Programming Lang: C
  Description     : SSL library, forked from OpenSSL

LibreSSL strives to maintain API compatibility with OpenSSL, but
do away with all the cruft.

After a long series of OpenSSL problems, recently highlighted by
the infamous Heartbleed bug, a group inside OpenBSD decided to
fork OpenSSL and adapt the code to modern coding standards.
Along the way, a lot of compatibility with older architectures
and toolchains was discarded.

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