libzip (SSA:2017-255-02)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] libzip (SSA:2017-255-02)
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 15:23:44 -0700 (PDT)

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[slackware-security] libzip (SSA:2017-255-02)

New libzip packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/libzip-1.0.1-i586-3_slack14.2.txz: Rebuilt.
Fix a denial of service security issue.
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 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.2 package:
79a7a46e43020bd2877bc9cfb457633a libzip-1.0.1-i586-3_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
f145ab6956a9c9379fa02aff12ebee7e libzip-1.0.1-x86_64-3_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
6b1389d5fad2a038a4edacd6b5868e4f l/libzip-1.3.0-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
d3ba354eb67ad0b060425a269c0d5255 l/libzip-1.3.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg libzip-1.0.1-i586-3_slack14.2.txz


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