openssl (SSA:2017-041-02)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] openssl (SSA:2017-041-02)
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:40:56 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] openssl (SSA:2017-041-02)

New openssl 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/openssl-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes security issues:
Truncated packet could crash via OOB read (CVE-2017-3731)
BN_mod_exp may produce incorrect results on x86_64 (CVE-2017-3732)
Montgomery multiplication may produce incorrect results (CVE-2016-7055)
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)
patches/packages/openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.

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 packages for Slackware 14.2:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.2 packages:
1d03d7f59dece41b97104cbe8341b812 openssl-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz
c5e689d9ac1c1675c5059b8e7cd42594 openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 packages:
5e075d516ab7ccc1ef14f430e599bdef openssl-1.0.2k-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
110479b47a4208bcdb43fee59b9f06ca openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current packages:
8eca7a113cf58688dc6203c4091fd0ac a/openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-i586-1.txz
1ee03441f6409e48dda42c006ae5a7ad n/openssl-1.0.2k-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
51ed87062d6898bd50705b2c2abc2c68 a/openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-x86_64-1.txz
d9e56ff59fd7aa5791bf6809ccea0f92 n/openssl-1.0.2k-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg openssl-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz openssl-solibs-1.0.2k-i586-1_slack14.2.txz


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