Slackware: 2012-200-01: libexif: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New libexif packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  libexif (SSA:2012-200-01)

New libexif packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0,
13.1, 13.37, and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.37 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.37.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes a number of remotely exploitable issues in libexif
   with effects ranging from information leakage to potential remote
   code execution.
  For more information, see:
    http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=29534027
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2812
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2813
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2814
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2836
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2837
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2840
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2841
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2845
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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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 11.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-11.0/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.0/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.1/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/l/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/l/libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 11.0 package:
aadf22f6f027b497b3d19dd3a0ceee66  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package:
1484e727e4dfd5a1306440cc5b2b51a4  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
31458a317d0ae2885208aa5b45a5a6b9  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
881b18752e5dd65ceccb403e21300674  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
df22465f3ec98b756d7af16535575d2b  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
ec187f8200df8ec50ae1852eed130ced  libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
05938cf24652d713c3c801110f57e253  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
e5b98027505aa2fc55a5e34a4388c082  libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
4e00735844dd8901f9007cdd7b8cd1f7  libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
9cb8c082488175736b36ee1c0446657e  libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware -current package:
3985d40529d820488c122643cec3f327  l/libexif-0.6.21-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
86772b39a5ba783bb7d69cb9a53d2c07  l/libexif-0.6.21-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg libexif-0.6.21-i486-1_slack13.37.txz


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