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Release Name: 5.1+beta1
This is the first beta release of the openvas-scanner 5.1 module for the Open Vulnerability Assessment System (OpenVAS). It will be part of the upcoming "OpenVAS-9". Main new features of 5.1 compared to 5.0 include reduced memory usage and improved performance. Many thanks to everyone who has contributed to this release: Benoît Allard, Hani Benhabiles, Sven Haardiek, Jan-Oliver Wagner and Michael Wiegand.
Main changes compared to 5.0.x: * The required minimum version of OpenVAS Libraries has been raised to 8.1.0. * Internal improvements to match changes in OpenVAS Libraries. * Memory usage has been reduced by improved cache usage. * A number of issues discovered through static code analysis have been addressed. * Documentation has been updated.