Slackware: 2019-220-01: kdelibs Security Update

    Date07 Aug 2019
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    New kdelibs packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix a security issue.
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    [slackware-security]  kdelibs (SSA:2019-220-01)
    New kdelibs packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to
    fix a security issue.
    Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
    patches/packages/kdelibs-4.14.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      kconfig: malicious .desktop files (and others) would execute code.
      For more information, see:
      (* Security fix *)
    Where to find the new packages:
    Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
    ( for donating FTP and rsync hosting
    to the Slackware project!  :-)
    Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
    additional mirror sites near you.
    Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    MD5 signatures:
    Slackware 14.2 package:
    bf9cdc634d392f7c05561a7ddc298388  kdelibs-4.14.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    3646da04eed2835db47afb3bab02c78b  kdelibs-4.14.38-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    Slackware -current package:
    a88a3859f1f7fb57df6579ba45153e80  kde/kdelibs-4.14.38-i586-4.txz
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    cb52242ec03ff9430894b1d7aee206cf  kde/kdelibs-4.14.38-x86_64-4.txz
    Installation instructions:
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg kdelibs-4.14.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
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