OpenSSL Lifecycle (EOL)


Below you can find the life cycle for each version of application OpenSSL, like OpenSSL 1.1.1, including release dates and end of life (EOL) dates.

OpenSSL is a robust, commercial-grade, and full-featured toolkit for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocols. It is also a general-purpose cryptography library. For more information about the team and community around the project, or to start making your own contributions, start with the community page. To get the latest news, download the source, and so on, please see the sidebar or the buttons at the top of every page.

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Facts for OpenSSL

Written in
C, assembly
Initial release

All releases

Release Release date End of life
OpenSSL 1.1.1September 11, 2018
OpenSSL 1.1.0August 25, 2016August 31, 2018
OpenSSL 1.0.2 (LTS)January 22, 2015December 31, 2019
OpenSSL 1.0.1March 14, 2012December 31, 2016
OpenSSL 1.0.0March 29, 2010December 31, 2015
OpenSSL 0.9.8July 5, 2005December 31, 2015
OpenSSL 0.9.7December 31, 2002
OpenSSL 0.9.6September 24, 2000
OpenSSL 0.9.5February 28, 2000
OpenSSL 0.9.4August 9, 1999
OpenSSL 0.9.3May 25, 1999
OpenSSL 0.9.2March 22, 1999
OpenSSL 0.9.1December 23, 1998