Slackware: 2019-308-01: libtiff Security Update

    Date04 Nov 2019
    CategorySlackware
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
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    New libtiff packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.
    
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    [slackware-security]  libtiff (SSA:2019-308-01)
    
    New libtiff packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to
    fix security issues.
    
    
    Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
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    patches/packages/libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      libtiff: fix integer overflow in _TIFFCheckMalloc() that could cause a crash.
      tif_dir: unset transferfunction field if necessary.
      pal2rgb: failed to free memory on a few errors.
      For more information, see:
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-14973
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-19210
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-6128
      (* Security fix *)
    +--------------------------+
    
    
    Where to find the new packages:
    +-----------------------------+
    
    Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
    (http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
    to the Slackware project!  :-)
    
    Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
    additional mirror sites near you.
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/libtiff-4.1.0-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/l/libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/l/libtiff-4.1.0-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
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    Slackware 14.2 package:
    78007bc705f966acc7f4b5351f09ac1f  libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    bba12a878b471a8691d09fd245ea80be  libtiff-4.1.0-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    24b318b03c0636ec1934ed555761b7e6  l/libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    d4aca58c34cc4a601d63b77c73ff78f9  l/libtiff-4.1.0-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg libtiff-4.1.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
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