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    Slackware: 2021-014-01: wavpack Security Update

    Date 14 Jan 2021
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    New wavpack packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix a security issue.
    
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    [slackware-security]  wavpack (SSA:2021-014-01)
    
    New wavpack 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/wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      WavPack 5.4.0 fixes an issue where a specially crafted WAV file could cause
      the wavpack command-line program to crash with an out-of-bounds write.
      For more information, see:
        https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-35738
      (* 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/wavpack-5.4.0-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/wavpack-5.4.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/l/wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/l/wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
    +-------------+
    
    Slackware 14.0 package:
    73c81f2d86dd3acf4001c95dc7dd607f  wavpack-5.4.0-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
    7b60938f01773f7ea26fd40fa262bf17  wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
    
    Slackware 14.1 package:
    0e7b8692c7e9765140274106f72fbd5b  wavpack-5.4.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
    a15c97a0e1c6bfc0fd98ca33dc748852  wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
    
    Slackware 14.2 package:
    aad8f058446a66757fb991822e1091b5  wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    13c77241fa0efad104edfe146def62d6  wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    488cad848a0fed25c42b88996707d46b  l/wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    0b67b6cd4b48dad135fb40501f0c75f1  l/wavpack-5.4.0-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg wavpack-5.4.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
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