Slackware: 2014-175-02: gnupg: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New gnupg packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  gnupg (SSA:2014-175-02)

New gnupg packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1,
and -current to fix a security issue.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release includes a security fix to stop a denial of service using
  garbled compressed data packets which can be used to put gpg into an
  infinite loop.
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-4617
  (* 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 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.1/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.1/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 13.0 package:
2a3448e3d468203be5458c357d6f05ef  gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
bd2c80dd4d2ae5a28c49026070bc7800  gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
0e49f54235b05a9b981af034c490b39d  gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
becc38f574d9af131e667e573b410af9  gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
f807d51cb4d1474aa41979c0a933ca1d  gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
a7e2270d3992e827c7f62d3e64218e16  gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
bbc9a2603c167222daeac34fcdbfd15d  gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
e3fbe6149e0bad38952225c602788469  gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
42252dd42d19619ae2d40f85061f4cfc  gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
032338eac243499017516e4d9bd8cece  gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
4eb3e45b7337197ff3281335147b2556  n/gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
f09b029cd5daa846a9e87bc4699cda81  n/gnupg-1.4.17-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg gnupg-1.4.17-i486-1_slack14.1.txz


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