openjpeg (SSA:2017-279-02)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] openjpeg (SSA:2017-279-02)
Date: Thu, 5 Oct 2017 23:34:10 -0700 (PDT)

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[slackware-security] openjpeg (SSA:2017-279-02)

New openjpeg 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/openjpeg-2.3.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes security issues which may lead to a denial of service
or possibly remote code execution.
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:
c78cde70d1a1747d2f4cf426938ab9c3 openjpeg-2.3.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
5f835fa6479eb3090d4268fac1e5205e openjpeg-2.3.0-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
c7e3989424543c80b46a80ae428bc8c5 l/openjpeg-2.3.0-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
55bb3a432bed62fcf69c5a33f86529f6 l/openjpeg-2.3.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg openjpeg-2.3.0-i586-1_slack14.2.txz


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