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Slackware: 2010-326-01: openssl: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New openssl packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  openssl (SSA:2010-326-01)

New openssl packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
13.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Rebuilt.
  This OpenSSL update contains some security related bugfixes.
  For more information, see the included CHANGES and NEWS files, and:
 (* Security fix *)
patches/packages/openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Rebuilt.
 (* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

HINT:  Getting slow download speeds from
Give a try.  This is another primary FTP site
for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading
directly from

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project!  :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated packages for Slackware 11.0:

Updated packages for Slackware 12.0:

Updated packages for Slackware 12.1:

Updated packages for Slackware 12.2:

Updated packages for Slackware 13.0:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated packages for Slackware 13.1:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 11.0 packages:
4afbe28d45b8a2308300117677d3fe55  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz
86e5c3024bb98af3b8f95dea0d25ddb1  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 packages:
b6ca9a74664750269ff8d496619d7864  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz
b8933914f64907f0251beada06ca8325  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 packages:
714055dcb36d66df90dd3ab39d1a8ffc  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz
44721199ecb279310c1c78823aca2642  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 packages:
f056a02b0c6ee9bbbd2351779104a5b5  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz
acd1c70ff6809c1395b238172c159c07  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 packages:
c016754f3c6423bbe316d62fd0c2e7cc  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.0.txz
e32ed64837187409745c13726ec93c9b  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 packages:
683ccd42679217f50cfde53ce78c14c2  openssl-0.9.8p-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz
b8302ed88259a4d075ec6577a5b68f4e  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 packages:
b11344999caa9758c005e9cf4ca569de  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz
841a5ac55f7fc5192018740998ac33ce  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 packages:
9fc9e76fa50989b6e5e610f9aae01a83  openssl-0.9.8p-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz
abcdafbc53666b5b646ad6e7349ae987  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current packages:
354568cef2205d0fde6a72c9768f4609  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1.txz
83316eab3f9f4bf90e5ffb003fee9eba  openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
74bae522783c8af4874b82e1ac6cb0de  openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-x86_64-1.txz
a53b35c6a75c00d7d3b4dcec3cf4cdcd  openssl-0.9.8p-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg openssl-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz openssl-solibs-0.9.8p-i486-1_slack13.1.txz


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