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[slackware-security]  xz (SSA:2022-104-03)

New xz packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, 15.0,
and -current to fix a security issue.


Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz:  Rebuilt.
  This update fixes a security issue:
  xzgrep applied to a crafted file name with two or more newlines can no
  longer overwrite an arbitrary, attacker-selected file.
  For more information, see:
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2022-1271
  (* 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 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware 15.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-15.0/patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-15.0/patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 14.0 package:
4835722bc7066487363c2b8dda562105  xz-5.2.5-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
2ca6548bd35db4f5b5eaefe90c6070e2  xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
35cd2b7b3f0bf24a81abd05a80e8c344  xz-5.2.5-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
06043e25eaa9f4f8d336afa0023ee232  xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
044d7f03cf85a715d799e8958ddc68c3  xz-5.2.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
4e7967ca1fe883c106def6f645b01277  xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware 15.0 package:
958add191fc9193317814c57fe5e397f  xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
af5cd05a54de11889a90f5309d65af7a  xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
a105af7063968ce0c4373359247b05a1  a/xz-5.2.5-i586-4.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
7b9a9cbec402562daf8411eecc886498  a/xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz


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Slackware: 2022-104-03: xz Security Update

April 14, 2022
New xz packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, 15.0, and -current to fix a security issue

Summary

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog: patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz: Rebuilt. This update fixes a security issue: xzgrep applied to a crafted file name with two or more newlines can no longer overwrite an arbitrary, attacker-selected file. For more information, see: https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2022-1271 (* Security fix *)

Where Find 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 14.0:
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
Updated package for Slackware 15.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-15.0/patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-15.0/patches/packages/xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware -current:
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 Signatures

Slackware 14.0 package: 4835722bc7066487363c2b8dda562105 xz-5.2.5-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: 2ca6548bd35db4f5b5eaefe90c6070e2 xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
Slackware 14.1 package: 35cd2b7b3f0bf24a81abd05a80e8c344 xz-5.2.5-i486-1_slack14.1.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 06043e25eaa9f4f8d336afa0023ee232 xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz
Slackware 14.2 package: 044d7f03cf85a715d799e8958ddc68c3 xz-5.2.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: 4e7967ca1fe883c106def6f645b01277 xz-5.2.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
Slackware 15.0 package: 958add191fc9193317814c57fe5e397f xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz
Slackware x86_64 15.0 package: af5cd05a54de11889a90f5309d65af7a xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz
Slackware -current package: a105af7063968ce0c4373359247b05a1 a/xz-5.2.5-i586-4.txz
Slackware x86_64 -current package: 7b9a9cbec402562daf8411eecc886498 a/xz-5.2.5-x86_64-4.txz

Severity
[slackware-security] xz (SSA:2022-104-03)
New xz packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, 15.0, and -current to fix a security issue.

Installation Instructions

Installation instructions: Upgrade the package as root: # upgradepkg xz-5.2.5-i586-4_slack15.0.txz

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