OpenSSH fips compliance

Damien Miller djm at
Tue May 9 10:28:39 EST 2006

On Mon, 8 May 2006, Einar Mykletun wrote:

> Senthil,
> I just came across your thread about OpenSSH and FIPS 140 OpenSSL.  I
> have played around with compiling my OpenSSL applications to become FIPS
> 140 compliant, and after finding out about fipsld (used to link your app
> to the library), I got this working. 
> I'm also now looking for a version of OpenSSH, as well as Apache Web
> Server, that has been compiled with the OpenSSL FIPS 140 Cryptographic
> Module.  I will post another email if I find these versions.

there was a patch posted to this mailing list a while ago, but it will
probably need some further work.


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