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Slackware: 2010-340-01: 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:2010-340-01)

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-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  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-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  (* 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:
1672535dfc6ef7888dbfdd77e73c338e  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz
5f847bbea8047f6bb673bae6a5f1458e  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 packages:
1842d92468775cd222be3ba896f7bbb6  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz
909856e3e3f985ebcdb1c3113f1afb75  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 packages:
f77a3e257c05662dcbea51a7dd574919  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz
4267b7a41580b57d32918e446f6eff64  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 packages:
bdf0531d81e184b20fa0554d24d4f37e  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz
516bbf34fec6120def7c07478a371168  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 packages:
bc271d68578b3b3f7e1487061cfdd881  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.0.txz
db28fbd8974e4d6087468f799cae66ce  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 packages:
4a63e4468ba9c18243a6f76430bdb980  openssl-0.9.8q-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz
d36fe2db9cb7da1915533c2f268ab6a0  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 packages:
a72fd414347686d157ee702157dcd2f5  openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.1.txz
d750ff0918d4ed649b4b3e573af9288d  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 packages:
d9ff0a381f8a20f6c510f1e0b24248a8  openssl-0.9.8q-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz
d6384ffc0957e65cf20de0c5d264f89d  openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current packages:
480b90202772f5ae31f1c00330d3c4f4  a/openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-i486-1.txz
51d84a2d5795ae894af250b445f4b404  n/openssl-0.9.8q-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
3ebf8f0c67dd8b5c177b8beeeec5a685  a/openssl-solibs-0.9.8q-x86_64-1.txz
54efe1b7da90c6b3e3832c68af0325be  n/openssl-0.9.8q-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

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


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