Slackware-14.2 ChangeLog (2015-12-03)

Thu Dec 3 07:28:30 UTC 2015

  • a/cpio-2.12-i586-1.txz
  • a/dbus-1.10.6-i586-1.txz
  • a/lvm2-2.02.136-i586-1.txz
  • a/openssl-solibs-1.0.2d-i586-1.txz
  • a/tar-1.28-i586-1.txz
  • ap/cups-2.1.0-i586-1.txz
  • l/freetype-2.6.2-i586-1.txz
  • l/gmp-6.1.0-i586-1.txz
  • l/harfbuzz-1.1.2-i586-1.txz
  • l/libpng-1.6.19-i586-1.txz
    Fixed buffer overflows in the png_set_PLTE(), png_get_PLTE(),
    png_set_tIME(), and png_convert_to_rfc1123() functions that allow
    attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or
    possibly have unspecified other impact via a small bit-depth value
    in an IHDR (aka image header) chunk in a PNG image.
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-7981
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-8126.
    (* Security fix *)
  • l/librsvg-2.40.12-i586-1.txz
  • n/openssl-1.0.2d-i586-1.txz
  • xap/mozilla-thunderbird-38.4.0-i586-1.txz
    This update contains security fixes and improvements.
    For more information, see:
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbird.html
    (* Security fix *)
  • a/eudev-3.1.5-i586-7.txz
    In rc.udev, create static nodes with better initial permissions.
  • a/pkgtools-14.2-noarch-5.txz
    Set LANG=C in pkgtool.
  • kde/kio-mtp-2063e75_20131020git-i586-3.txz
    Fix invalid UTF-8 sequence in slack-desc. Thanks to turtleli.
  • l/eigen3-3.2.7-i586-2.txz
    Fixed eigen3.pc include directory. Thanks to chris.willing.
  • l/glib2-2.46.2-i586-2.txz
    Applied upstream patch to fix a memory leak.
  • l/libmtp-1.1.10-i586-2.txz
    Put the udev stuff in the right directory. Thanks to yars.
  • news/2015/12/03/slackware-14.2-changelog.txt
  • Last modified: 4 years ago
  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi