Monday, April 4, 2016

Security Update: mercurial and php

Two security update were released last week while i was in Malaysia. They were:
  • Mercurial: Upgraded to 3.7.3 and backported to all Slackware releases
  • PHP: Upgraded to 5.6.20 and backported to Slackware 14.0 and newer
More updates are coming to Slackware Current as a result of upstream changes and bug fixes from many users posted in LQ:
  • alsa-*: Upgraded to 1.1.1
  • kernel-firmware: Upgraded to recent version of GIT snapshot
  • at: Upgraded to 3.1.19
  • linux-howtos: Upgraded to a recent release
  • gnuefi: Upgraded to 3.0.4 and rebuilt elilo against it.
  • ModemManager: Upgraded to 1.4.14
  • dhcp: Upgraded to 4.3.4
  • audicious-*: Upgraded to 3.7.2
  • git: Upgraded to 2.8.0
  • dbus1: Upgraded to 1.10.8
  • grub: Added support for 32 bit UEFI
  • lvm2: Upgraded to 2.02.148
  • hplip: Upgraded to 3.16.3
  • dbus-python: Upgraded to 1.2.4
  • etc: Added polkitd user/group
  • cmake: Upgraded to 3.5.1
  • iso-codes: Upgraded to 3.66
  • libsecret: Upgraded to 0.18.5
  • urwid: Downgraded to 1.0.3
  • curl: Upgraded to 7.48.0
  • mtr: Upgraded to 0.86
  • brltty: Upgraded to 5.3.1