PyCA cryptography 0.8 release

Paul Kehrer paul.l.kehrer at
Mon Mar 9 05:58:19 CET 2015

On behalf of all the contributors to PyCA cryptography ( I’m extremely happy to announce that 0.8 has been tagged and released to PyPI.

This release is one of our largest ever (complete changelog here: Some highlights:

* X509 name parsing support (subject and issuer on X509 certificates)
* X509 signature algorithm support
* Serialization support for both public and private asymmetric keys (see docs for details and current limitations)
* Compiles against LibreSSL
* Windows wheels are now built against OpenSSL 1.0.2

-Paul Kehrer

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