We are happy to provide libssh 0.7.4 (typical FOSDEM release) with several bugfixes. The most import fixed issue is a sftp bug handling EOF packets.

Thanks to all contributors!

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You can download libssh 0.7.4 here.


  • Added id_ed25519 to the default identity list
  • Fixed sftp EOF packet handling
  • Fixed ssh_send_banner() to confirm with RFC 4253
  • Fixed some memory leaks