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libgcrypt-1.9.1.tar.bz2 and libgcrypt-1.9.2.tar.bz2

About: Libgcrypt is a general purpose library of cryptographic building blocks (originally based on GnuPG code).

NEWS  (libgcrypt-1.9.1.tar.bz2):NEWS  (libgcrypt-1.9.2.tar.bz2)
Noteworthy changes in version 1.9.2 (2021-02-17) [C23/A3/R2]
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* Bug fixes:
- Fix build problem for macOS in the random code. [#5268]
- Fix building with --disable-asm on x86. [#5277]
- Check public key for ECDSA verify operation. [#5282]
- Make sure gcry_get_config (NULL) returns a nul-terminated string.
[8716e4b2ad]
- Fix a memory leak in the ECDH code. [289543544e]
- Fix a reading beyond end of input buffer in SHA2-avx2.
[24af2a55d8]
* Other features:
- New test driver to allow for standalone regression
tests. [b142da4c88]
Release-info: https://dev.gnupg.org/T5276
Noteworthy changes in version 1.9.1 (2021-01-29) [C23/A3/R1] Noteworthy changes in version 1.9.1 (2021-01-29) [C23/A3/R1]
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* Bug fixes: * Bug fixes:
- Fix exploitable bug in hash functions introduced with 1.9.0. - Fix exploitable bug in hash functions introduced with 1.9.0.
[#5275] [#5275]
- Return an error if a negative MPI is used with sexp scan - Return an error if a negative MPI is used with sexp scan
functions. [#4964] functions. [#4964]
skipping to change at line 42 skipping to change at line 68
- Fix overflow in modular inverse implementation. [#5269] - Fix overflow in modular inverse implementation. [#5269]
- Fix register access for AVX/AVX2 implementations of Blake2. - Fix register access for AVX/AVX2 implementations of Blake2.
[#5271]. [#5271].
* Performance: * Performance:
- Add optimized cipher and hash functions for s390x/zSeries. - Add optimized cipher and hash functions for s390x/zSeries.
- Use hardware bit counting functionx when available. - Use hardware bit counting functions when available.
* Internal changes: * Internal changes:
- The macOS getentropy syscall is used when available. [#5268] - The macOS getentropy syscall is used when available. [#5268]
- Update DSA functions to match FIPS 186-3. [30ed9593f6] - Update DSA functions to match FIPS 186-3. [30ed9593f6]
- New self-tests for CMACs and KDFs. [385a89e35b,7a0da24925] - New self-tests for CMACs and KDFs. [385a89e35b,7a0da24925]
- Add bulk cipher functions for OFB and GCM modes. - Add bulk cipher functions for OFB and GCM modes.
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