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From: Slackware Security Team <security@slackware.com>
To: slackware-security@slackware.com
Subject: [slackware-security] rdesktop (SSA:2019-135-01)
Date: Wed, 15 May 2019 21:56:33 -0700 (PDT)
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[slackware-security]  rdesktop (SSA:2019-135-01)

New rdesktop packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2,
and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes security issues:
  Add bounds checking to protocol handling in order to fix many
  security problems when communicating with a malicious server.
  (* 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 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.0 package:
ba367efcf0f70167a8791d2211f8ca43  rdesktop-1.8.5-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
1495fd99d763c36ac434badb5e8586bf  rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
c38052237f138380e385e4562006472f  rdesktop-1.8.5-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
b996ac69fd4379f1a08483e728adb276  rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
ba6af1c6c0c2adc89cfb94d39db1f976  rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
0715f48dc29c6ed4bf36900bd82425a3  rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
3185621a3ff1e79f204878060811094b  xap/rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
b0e156f52fff64bc890e898e6de1c5e0  xap/rdesktop-1.8.5-x86_64-1.txz


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

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg rdesktop-1.8.5-i586-1_slack14.2.txz


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security@slackware.com

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