v0.14: stack protection, local HWRNG access and more

25. October 2021 - 13:58

Update is recommended.

Tasks worked on in this release:

  • Activate stack protection #86
  • Correct HWRNG access
  • Swap LED colors for HW4 #88
  • Firmware update password handling correction

Update guide (draft):

Automatic update with pynitrokey is planned to be added in the future.

This release was tested on:

OS GnuPG Windows 10 Pro 21H1 2.2.28 macOS Big Sur 11.2.3 (20D91) 2.3.2 Linux 20.04.3LTS 2.2.19

Full Changelog: v0.13...v0.14

Known issues found during the RC tests of this release:

Archive is signed with GnuPG. Verification:

$ gpg2 --verify nitrokey-pro-firmware-v0.14.tar.gz.sig gpg: assuming signed data in 'nitrokey-pro-firmware-v0.14.tar.gz' gpg: Signature made Mon 25 Oct 2021 12:55:41 PM CEST gpg: using RSA key 868184069239FF65DE0BCD7DD9BAE35991DE5B22 gpg: Good signature from "Szczepan Zalega <szczepan.zalega@gmail.com>" [ultimate] gpg: aka "Szczepan Zalega (Nitrokey) <szczepan@nitrokey.com>" [ultimate]
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v0.14 RC4: swap LEDs

22. October 2021 - 11:15

RC. Test release for evaluating changes regarding the stack protection, firmware update password and RNG error handling.
LEDs are swapped for HW4.

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