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[slackware-security]  dnsmasq (SSA:2024-044-02)

New dnsmasq packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz:  Upgraded.
  Add limits on the resources used to do DNSSEC validation.
  For more information, see:
    https://www.cve.org/CVERecord?id=CVE-2023-50387
    https://www.cve.org/CVERecord?id=CVE-2023-50868
  (* Security fix *)
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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 15.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-15.0/patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-15.0/patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 15.0 package:
5c3dee26922dd2a3f58d1e5c70f9f284  dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
35f4d14b31baf2de9e3910f0f052f25d  dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
1210b07b47998ab00dcf6cc7e3c9dd30  n/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
9862a73b6a5462656da236cd0ec4f9c2  n/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1.txz


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

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Then restart dnsmasq if you are using it:
# sh /etc/rc.d/rc.dnsmasq restart


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Slackware: 2024-044-02: dnsmasq Security Update

February 14, 2024
New dnsmasq packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to fix security issues

Summary

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog: patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded. Add limits on the resources used to do DNSSEC validation. For more information, see: https://www.cve.org/CVERecord?id=CVE-2023-50387 https://www.cve.org/CVERecord?id=CVE-2023-50868 (* 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 15.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-15.0/patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-15.0/patches/packages/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz
Updated package for Slackware -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1.txz
Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1.txz

MD5 Signatures

Slackware 15.0 package: 5c3dee26922dd2a3f58d1e5c70f9f284 dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz
Slackware x86_64 15.0 package: 35f4d14b31baf2de9e3910f0f052f25d dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz
Slackware -current package: 1210b07b47998ab00dcf6cc7e3c9dd30 n/dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1.txz
Slackware x86_64 -current package: 9862a73b6a5462656da236cd0ec4f9c2 n/dnsmasq-2.90-x86_64-1.txz

Severity
[slackware-security] dnsmasq (SSA:2024-044-02)
New dnsmasq packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to fix security issues.

Installation Instructions

Installation instructions: Upgrade the package as root: # upgradepkg dnsmasq-2.90-i586-1_slack15.0.txz Then restart dnsmasq if you are using it: # sh /etc/rc.d/rc.dnsmasq restart

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