Linux Security
    Linux Security
    Linux Security

    Slackware: 2020-107-01: openvpn Security Update

    Date
    283
    Posted By

    New openvpn packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.

    
    -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
    Hash: SHA1
    
    [slackware-security]  openvpn (SSA:2020-107-01)
    
    New openvpn packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current
    to fix a security issue.
    
    
    Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
    +--------------------------+
    patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      This update fixes a security issue:
      Fix illegal client float. Thanks to Lev Stipakov.
      For more information, see:
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-11810
      (* 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 package for Slackware 14.0:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
    +-------------+
    
    Slackware 14.0 package:
    25c73936dc10033b3487be524c718cd7  openvpn-2.4.9-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
    3bd1f70d74b95282bc14ca01e488b2f4  openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware 14.1 package:
    5fefebba799a7cea9e884119a132947d  openvpn-2.4.9-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
    37ba56e1a04b7290244c970d8a121365  openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware 14.2 package:
    e36c9ca24669b7c1c3b5517694cd39ce  openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    5ab3046a28bfa972b27f512f35268dda  openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    87b00eec7d65977876df02f98d13d825  n/openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    54e22e19e5a51dd79782f1acd81a29b3  n/openvpn-2.4.9-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg openvpn-2.4.9-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
    +-----+
    

    Advisories

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    How are you contributing to Open Source?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 4 answer(s).
    /main-polls/37-how-are-you-contributing-to-open-source?task=poll.vote&format=json
    37
    radio
    [{"id":"127","title":"I'm involved with the development of an open-source project(s).","votes":"1","type":"x","order":"1","pct":100,"resources":[]},{"id":"128","title":"I've reported vulnerabilities I've discovered in open-source code.","votes":"0","type":"x","order":"2","pct":0,"resources":[]},{"id":"129","title":"I've provided developers with feedback on their projects.","votes":"0","type":"x","order":"3","pct":0,"resources":[]},{"id":"130","title":"I've helped another community member get started contributing to Open Source.","votes":"0","type":"x","order":"4","pct":0,"resources":[]}] ["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"] ["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"] 350


    VIEW MORE POLLS

    bottom 200

    Please enable / Bitte aktiviere JavaScript!
    Veuillez activer / Por favor activa el Javascript![ ? ]

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.