LibreSSL follows the same goals than our packaging guidelines in stability and security concerns, we have decided to remove
OpenSSL and use LibreSSL as our default provider of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocols. The decision means that the
Milky Way v0.2 will be the last version supporting OpenSSL.
forked from the
April 2014 as a response by
OpenBSD developers to the Heartbleed security vulnerability in OpenSSL, with the aim of
refactoring the OpenSSL code so as to provide a
more secure implementation.
To ease the transition,
OpenSSL support will remain in the stable repositories for the time being, while we are removing it in the
White Hole version. As of Milky Way v0.3 release,
OpenSSL support will be completely removed without further notice.