Slackware: 2013-242-02: php: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New php packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  php (SSA:2013-242-02)

New php packages are available for Slackware 14.0, and -current to fix a
security issue.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/php-5.4.19-i486-1_slack14.0.txz:  Upgraded.
  Fixed handling null bytes in subjectAltName (CVE-2013-4248).
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4248
  (* 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 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/php-5.4.19-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/php-5.4.19-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/php-5.4.19-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/php-5.4.19-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.0 package:
36ea4e45512c962948deddf695238785  php-5.4.19-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
54fa9c4170edebe732c17a859c55c573  php-5.4.19-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
b984f8b2323d962e2689485111040430  n/php-5.4.19-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
c3bb32c6ea600e5f0a44a927e03a7717  n/php-5.4.19-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg php-5.4.19-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Then, restart Apache httpd:
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd stop
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd start


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