We are happy to announce the release of libssh 0.7.5. The most import fixed issue is bug in the buffer parsing which can allocate a lot of memory. Thanks to Alex Gaynor from Google for the reporting the issue!

Also thanks to all contributors!

If you are new to libssh you should read our tutorial how to get started. Please join our mailing list or visit our irc channel if you have questions.

You can download libssh 0.7.5 here.


  • Fixed a memory allocation issue with buffers
  • Fixed PKI on Windows
  • Fixed some SSHv1 functions
  • Fixed config hostname expansion