SQLCipher 4.4.3 Release

2021-03-02 07:00:00 -0500

We are pleased to announce that SQLCipher 4.4.3 is now available. It includes the following important changes:

SQLCipher Core

  • Updates baseline to use SQLite SQLite 3.34.1
  • Fixes bug in sqlcipher_export() handling of NULL parameters
  • Removes randomization from several tests to avoid spurious failures
  • Changes internal usage of sqlite_master to sqlite_schema
  • Omits unusued profiling function under certain defines to avoid compiler warnings

SQLCipher Commercial and Enterprise

The following changes and enhancements are available for Commercial and Enterprise packages:

  • Improves SQLCipher for iOS to include static libraries packaged in an .xcframework supporting Simulator on Apple Silicon
  • Updates packaging for SQLCipher for iOS to use a notarized DMG to avoid security warnings on Big Sur
  • Increases minimum supported Java version for the SQLCipher JDBC package to Java 8
  • non-FIPS packages using OpenSSL now include the latest release of 1.1.1j


Commercial and Enterprise - On-demand access to new releases of SQLCipher packages are available to all licensees with an active support subscription from the Customer Downloads fulfillment site. Licensees will also receive a separate email notification regarding the update and can contact us at any time for private support directly from the SQLCipher development team.

Community Edition - SQLCipher Community Edition source code is available on GitHub, via AAR packaging for Android, and CocoaPods for iOS.