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Release Name: 5.0.6
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.
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.