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Slackware: 2013-042-01: openssl: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a bug in openssl-1.0.1d. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  openssl (SSA:2013-042-01)

New openssl packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to
fix a bug in openssl-1.0.1d.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/openssl-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release fixes a regression in openssl-1.0.1d, where the fix for
  CVE-2013-0169 caused data corruption on CPUs with AES-NI support.
patches/packages/openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz:  Upgraded.

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating 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 14.0:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.0 packages:
4df2d704e649667ef04093faa6920bba  openssl-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
3525b7c4d2e1e54851080f731d70a835  openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 packages:
1e1f09edce11cac2ffcff4b2324fb532  openssl-1.0.1e-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz
23c1ff47378361c758fb49d1b005eb13  openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current packages:
1dce1d27bc6dba3f1acd61972b0f2c63  a/openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-i486-1.txz
3ef010a9da36b042d6724ebf00061192  n/openssl-1.0.1e-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
9ef4661b4072028e2fe656d3ba3ed590  a/openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-x86_64-1.txz
0c3bbbb3a280a36081e50b619ae292e4  n/openssl-1.0.1e-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg openssl-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz openssl-solibs-1.0.1e-i486-1_slack14.0.txz


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