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Dropbear SSH

Dropbear is an SSH 2 server and client that is designed to be small enough to be used in low-memory embedded environments, while still being functional and secure for general use.

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Recent releases

  •  27 Mar 2013 15:43

    Release Notes: This release adds new options for specifying cipher/mac preference at runtime. Linux entropy gathering has been improved. sha2 macs were added. There are a few extra command line options and a few bugfixes.

    •  24 Feb 2012 12:28

      Release Notes: This release fixes a security bug that could allow code execution as root by an authenticated user if a command="..." option is used in authorized_keys. It also includes various minor fixes and cleanups.

      •  08 Nov 2011 13:25

        Release Notes: This is primarily a bugfix release, fixing static build problems and crashes with -R forwarding. IPv6 support has been improved and a number of minor leaks have been fixed.

        •  03 Mar 2011 00:20

          Release Notes: A number of compile fixes for 0.53. The DROPBEAR_ZLIB_MEM_LEVEL option has been removed since it caused problems. Users running 0.53 without problems don't need to upgrade.

          •  25 Feb 2011 00:28

            Release Notes: This release includes various small new features including client agent forwarding and improved keepalive/idle-timeout handling. Port forwards now accept a listening address. A number of performance and memory use improvements have also been made. As usual, this release also fixes some bugs.


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