Tuesday, December 4, 2007

Security Update : Cairo and XFCE

Slackware-Current has been updated with security fixes: Cairo and XFCE along with some bunch of updates that has been tested for some time by several Slackware developers. I guess it's time for public testing big grin

Here's the latest -Current changelog:
Mon Dec 3 21:04:37 CST 2007
a/inotify-tools-3.12-i486-1.tgz: Added inotify-tools-3.12.
Thanks to Eric Hameleers for the build script.

ap/cdparanoia-III10pre0-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to cdparanoia-III-10pre0.

ap/hplip-2.7.10-i486-2.tgz: Rebuilt with some fixes to the build script.
Thanks to Robby Workman.

kde/amarok-1.4.7-i486-2.tgz: Recompiled against libmtp-0.2.4.

l/cairo-1.4.12-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to cairo-1.4.12.
This fixes a possible security risk when decoding PNG files that may have been maliciously tampered with:
(* Security fix *)

l/libmtp-0.2.4-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to libmtp-0.2.4.
Thanks to Piter Punk for updating the udev rules.

l/libnjb-2.2.6-i486-2.tgz: Updated udev rules. Thanks to Piter Punk.

n/bluez-hcidump-1.40-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to bluez-hcidump-1.40.

n/bluez-libs-3.22-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to bluez-libs-3.22.

n/bluez-utils-3.22-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to bluez-utils-3.22.
Thanks to Piter Punk for updating the udev rules.

n/gnupg2-2.0.7-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to gnupg2-2.0.7.

n/gnutls-2.0.4-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to gnutls-2.0.4.

n/gpgme-1.1.5-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to gpgme-1.1.5.

n/libassuan-1.0.3-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to libassuan-1.0.3.

n/libgpg-error-1.6-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to libgpg-error-1.6.

n/libksba-1.0.2-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to libksba-1.0.2.

n/mcabber-0.9.5-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to mcabber-0.9.5.

n/pinentry-0.7.4-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to pinentry-0.7.4.

n/samba-3.0.27a-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to samba-3.0.27a.
This update fixes a crash bug regression experienced by smbfs clients caused by the fix for CVE-2007-4572.

xap/xfce-4.4.2-i486-1.tgz: Upgraded to xfce-4.4.2.
Thanks to Robby Workman for the build script.
This fixes a minor security bug in Terminal:
(* Security fix *)