wolfSSL 5.5.1 Release

wolfSSL 5.5.1 is released! wolfSSL 5.5.1 contains some fixes, feature additions, and one vulnerability fix. 

The vulnerability fix in this minor release was thanks to a report from Max at the trail of bits, and the team working on tlspuffin. It involved TLS 1.3 on the server side with –enable-session-tickets turned on. Our recommendation is that users always try to stay up to date with the latest releases, if using TLS 1.3 on the server side and having –enable-session-tickets enabled when building wolfSSL, users should update the version of wolfSSL.

This minor release also saw the addition of sphincs and kyber, two post quantum algorithms. Non blocking ECC in the TLS layer support was added, performance optimizations for use on ARMv7 among other architectures, along with porting work for use with the NXP RT685 board. 

A full list of changes can be found in the bundled ChangeLog.md or on our website here https://www.wolfssl.com/docs/wolfssl-changelog/.

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