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 Post subject: slackware-security] zlib DoS (SSA:2004-278-02)
PostPosted: Sun Oct 10, 2004 2:06 pm 
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[slackware-security] zlib DoS (SSA:2004-278-02)

New zlib packages are available for Slackware 10.0 and -current to
fix a possible denial of service security issue.

More details about this issue may be found in the Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cg ... N-2004-797

Here are the details from the Slackware 10.0 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/zlib-1.2.2-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to zlib-1.2.2.
This fixes a possible DoS in earlier versions of zlib-1.2.x.
(* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


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

Updated package for Slackware 10.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/s ... i486-1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/s ... i486-1.tgz


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

Slackware 10.0 package:
dfa40fb5afb988488648fc4b7ef992f0 zlib-1.2.2-i486-1.tgz

Slackware -current package:
011d7257bb879a8159b65b0b06b58bd0 zlib-1.2.2-i486-1.tgz


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

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg zlib-1.2.2-i486-1.tgz


+-----+

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


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