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Release Name: 5.0+beta4

Release Notes
This is the fourth beta release of the openvas-scanner 5.0 module for the Open
Vulnerability Assessment System (OpenVAS). It will be part of the upcoming

This release considerably improves memory management.

Many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this release:
Hani Benhabiles, Henri Doreau and Jan-Oliver Wagner.
Change Log
Main changes compared to 5.0+beta3:
* Upon stop signal, the scanner will switch to ACT_END instead
  of immediately bailing out.
* Considerable reduction of memory consumption.
* Various code cleanups and improvements.
* Increase buffer size for preferences to allow for upto 69K NVTs.
* Log backtrace when a process segfaults.
* Refactored preferences module.