libtirpc (SSA:2017-191-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] libtirpc (SSA:2017-191-01)
Date: Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:54:34 -0700 (PDT)

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[slackware-security] libtirpc (SSA:2017-191-01)

New libtirpc packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to
fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/libtirpc-1.0.1-i586-3_slack14.2.txz: Rebuilt.
Patched a bug which can cause a denial of service through memory exhaustion.
Thanks to Robby Workman.
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:
657f5777679340f53b9d83a9e045b538 libtirpc-1.0.1-i586-3_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
1de6989d62f43dde664f75de81546210 libtirpc-1.0.1-x86_64-3_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
e17305b305661ded4c06ace0751add14 n/libtirpc-1.0.1-i586-3.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
77d083376bd92cf7a3d4cdfa3ff0c2e4 n/libtirpc-1.0.1-x86_64-3.txz

Installation instructions:

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


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