[slackware-security] gnutls (SSA:2018-339-01)
New gnutls packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.
Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog: +————————–+ patches/packages/gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded. This update fixes a security issue: Bleichenbacher-like side channel leakage in PKCS#1 1.5 verification and padding oracle verification. For more information, see: cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-16868 (* Security fix *) +————————–+
Where to find the new packages: +—————————–+
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Updated package for Slackware 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/gnutls-3.6.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
Updated package for Slackware -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/gnutls-3.6.5-x86_64-1.txz
MD5 signatures: +————-+
Slackware 14.2 package: b6d0f623037be33241d775309789c68d gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: c62a1095b96d22baa335bab1861d1e89 gnutls-3.6.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware -current package: 71c3d86add556f4e131ffe223a83510b n/gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1.txz
Slackware x86_64 -current package: dcb1a9dd8dd52dab978dc7c48270d986 n/gnutls-3.6.5-x86_64-1.txz
Installation instructions: +————————+
Upgrade the package as root: # upgradepkg gnutls-3.6.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
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