gnupg (SSA:2013-354-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] gnupg (SSA:2013-354-01)
Date: Sat, 21 Dec 2013 11:34:33 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] gnupg (SSA:2013-354-01)

New gnupg packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1,
and -current to fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded.
Fixed the RSA Key Extraction via Low-Bandwidth Acoustic
Cryptanalysis attack as described by Genkin, Shamir, and Tromer.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 13.0 package:
1b19a956ada33e1ac5ade0b4e6586d92 gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
d8b88c599806ab6f006bba9f7fd58d50 gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
1a5e2df9356d37c68ff2029545d8a981 gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
4baf7f1d0f62dcb4e9e1d3dbfbb87cdd gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
205c28267d67a88751d86b97e66cebe4 gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
69ada153c418f43b4ad38782c79d8e3e gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
d2df6ff62d18880ff9f847caa84610a7 gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
ab2ade7b21df6af575fea32d7391517f gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
95ef3d7c28a0516654037dec7945c180 gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
fc8f60b3d5f258a6f2fb66a66db60929 gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
e2469fb2ba22ceb9e52d76831aa1b8e1 n/gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
f959c0f9009a26abc5294107bf8b188a n/gnupg-1.4.16-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg gnupg-1.4.16-i486-1_slack14.1.txz


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