Slackware Security Advisories
Slackware Logo

News

Security Advisories

FAQ

Book

General Info

Get Slack

Install Help

Configuration

Packages

ChangeLogs

Propaganda

Ports

Other Sites

Support

Contact

Mailing Lists

About

 
From: Slackware Security Team <security@slackware.com>
To: slackware-security@slackware.com
Subject: [slackware-security] libsndfile (SSA:2016-039-02)
Date: Mon, 8 Feb 2016 15:39:02 -0800 (PST)
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

[slackware-security]  libsndfile (SSA:2016-039-02)

New libsndfile packages are available for Slackware 13.37, 14.0, 14.1,
and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/flac-1.3.1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update is needed by the latest version of libsndfile.
patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release fixes security issues which may allow attackers to cause
  a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9496
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9756
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-7805
  (* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


Where to find the new packages:
+-----------------------------+

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 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/l/libsndfile-1.0.26-i586-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/l/libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 13.37 package:
70dc94408249576926e3b5ba2a5430a6  libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
3630ea222b36917bcb6c7f5c5a50ca61  libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
a1444976de780af4526d128430ce1acb  libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
1176788490e501c306e909ce1059e731  libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
7ded54ad7fde158dc088e122371d4cfa  libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
3021e9eaf9081c66099575c9fa5dbf44  libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
bdb21f513021f6660fdca1f485d79ea6  l/libsndfile-1.0.26-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
16e5de5b07c277b3ae49c763a8adeb0b  l/libsndfile-1.0.26-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg libsndfile-1.0.26-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Please note that you'll need the new flac package as well.


+-----+

Slackware Linux Security Team
http://slackware.com/gpg-key
security@slackware.com

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| To leave the slackware-security mailing list:                          |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
| Send an email to majordomo@slackware.com with this text in the body of |
| the email message:                                                     |
|                                                                        |
|   unsubscribe slackware-security                                       |
|                                                                        |
| You will get a confirmation message back containing instructions to    |
| complete the process.  Please do not reply to this email address.      |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1

iEYEARECAAYFAla5EpIACgkQakRjwEAQIjNTwQCggKHjGk8OKDHntyM0kEtUi09r
Av8AnRurZciRarrEb0pwpvYMG6nFfkuf
=IkEb
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

Slackware® is a registered trademark of Slackware Linux, Inc. All logos and graphics are copyrighted.