SQLCipher 4.0.1 Release

SQLCipher 4.0.1 is now available. Please read the full release announcement for important details about the “Magellan” vulnerability, updates, and library compatibility.

The following is a summary of the pertinent changes:

  • Based on upstream SQLite 3.26.0, which addresses the SQLite “Magellan” vulnerability
  • Adds PRAGMA cipher_compatibility and PRAGMA cipher_default_compatibility which simplify configuration of appropriate compatibility settings for different major SQLCipher major versions
  • Filters out ATTACH statements which contain KEY parameters from readline history when using the command line shell
  • Fixes a crash in the command line shell when it is provided empty input (e.g. ^D )
  • Fixes various compiler warnings related to strict-prototypes
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