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    Slackware: 2019-354-01: openssl Security Update

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    New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix a security issue.
    
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    [slackware-security]  openssl (SSA:2019-354-01)
    
    New openssl 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/openssl-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      This update fixes a low severity security issue:
      Fixed an an overflow bug in the x86_64 Montgomery squaring procedure used in
      exponentiation with 512-bit moduli.
      For more information, see:
        https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20191206.txt
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-1551
      (* Security fix *)
    +--------------------------+
    
    
    Where to find the new packages:
    +-----------------------------+
    
    Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
    (https://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
    to the Slackware project!  :-)
    
    Also see the "Get Slack" section on https://slackware.com for
    additional mirror sites near you.
    
    Updated packages for Slackware 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/openssl-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/openssl-solibs-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/openssl-1.0.2u-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/openssl-solibs-1.0.2u-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated packages for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/a/openssl10-solibs-1.0.2u-i586-1.txz
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/openssl10-1.0.2u-i586-1.txz
    
    Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/a/openssl10-solibs-1.0.2u-x86_64-1.txz
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/openssl10-1.0.2u-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
    +-------------+
    
    Slackware 14.2 packages:
    3702a752b6916911666b3bd372b043ce  openssl-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    4648eb489834f226169bf13e2ee06061  openssl-solibs-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 packages:
    c114da2209510d47b59ded5af7dd8610  openssl-1.0.2u-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    e4b1c5a3f87e7cd92e05ec19c52e9761  openssl-solibs-1.0.2u-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current packages:
    fee7474fb4e0be59a0a1da866cfe4f5b  a/openssl10-solibs-1.0.2u-i586-1.txz
    b3e7d484a352406ba822ddf5f6dbe9ff  n/openssl10-1.0.2u-i586-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
    1f180cb72a66080dcf7fc95083197cab  a/openssl10-solibs-1.0.2u-x86_64-1.txz
    6d269275da2fb00f13df65a5b12edd37  n/openssl10-1.0.2u-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the packages as root:
    # upgradepkg openssl-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz openssl-solibs-1.0.2u-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
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