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Release Name: 5.0.6

Release Notes
This is the sixth maintenance release of the openvas-scanner 5.0 module for
the Open Vulnerability Assessment System release 8 (OpenVAS-8).

This release adds support for the 'scanner_plugins_timeout' and 'timeout_retry'
preferences, addresses a number of memory leaks and improves signal handling in
scanner processes.

Many thanks to everyone who contributed to this release:
Hani Benhabiles and Matthew Mundell.
Change Log
Main changes compared to 5.0.5:
* Support for the 'scanner_plugins_timeout' preference has been added.
* Support for the 'timeout_retry' preference has been added.
* A number of memory leaks have been fixed.
* Signal handling in scanner processes has been improved.
* Documentation has been updated.