This is the v0.17.1.9 minor point release of the Monero GUI software. This is a recommended release that contains mitigations against the ongoing memory exhaustion attack.
The latest CLI release notes and downloads can be found on the release page here.
Some highlights of this minor release are:
This release was the direct result of 3 people who worked, largely unpaid and altruistically, to put out 8 commits containing 166 new lines of code. We'd like to thank them very much for their time and effort. In no particular order they are:
Signed hashes can be found here: hashes-v0.17.1.9.txt