Saturday, August 9, 2014

Security Update: openssl

One security advisory has been released for openssl update which fixed quite a lot of security vulnerabilities according to CVE entries related. This update is applied to all supported Slackware release, back to Slackware 13.0. There are 2 versions:
  • Slackware 13.0, 13.1, and 13.37 will get 0.9.8zb update
  • Slackware 14.0, 14.1, and current will get 1.0.1i update
In current, Pat welcome pi kernel (3.14.16), which is the latest stable (and long term release) of Linux kernel released by Greg yesterday. There are no other updates for this batch besides the kernel and openssl.