php (SSA:2017-300-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] php (SSA:2017-300-01)
Date: Fri, 27 Oct 2017 13:55:24 -0700 (PDT)

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[slackware-security] php (SSA:2017-300-01)

New php packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/php-5.6.32-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
Several security bugs were fixed in this release:
Out of bounds read in timelib_meridian().
The arcfour encryption stream filter crashes PHP.
Applied upstream patch for PCRE (CVE-2016-1283).
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 14.0:

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 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 14.0 package:
b8eee9d2c8884925478a7ab9f31578b7 php-5.6.32-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
0cd09259a114f8ead6d35e5f124bb6ad php-5.6.32-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
b3a8335a0e9b39599ffe76d1d5c5f3be php-5.6.32-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
16fae0e6cf8d8a2a752011633d9caad4 php-5.6.32-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
ff89f7d183e74d7ff82e658f8f8cc7c2 php-5.6.32-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
936df664bf168d01439041ae675dc6b9 php-5.6.32-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
e2b6c20fc87dba073ee9c9ec8b84744a n/php-5.6.32-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
a1df088d303c3eb801da5aa9a27b9523 n/php-5.6.32-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg php-5.6.32-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Then, restart Apache httpd:
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd stop
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd start


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