Monday, June 2, 2014

Security Update: MariaDB

After two weeks without any updates, Slackware development and maintenance phase continues and issued one security advisory for mariadb for Slackware 14.1 and current users (now upgraded to 5.5.37). This fixed many security advisories released by CVE:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-0384 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2419 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2430 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2431 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2432 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2436 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2438 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2440
 On -current, several new changes has been introduced, such as:
  • Linux Kernel 3.14.5
  • GCC 4.8.3
  • nano 2.3.3
Also there were 2 packages gets rebuilt:
  • gawk: remove symlink and compress man page
  • make:  Patched to fix a bug with parallel builds.