tcpdump (SSA:2017-251-03)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] tcpdump (SSA:2017-251-03)
Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2017 11:06:49 -0700 (PDT)

Hash: SHA1

[slackware-security] tcpdump (SSA:2017-251-03)

New tcpdump packages are available for Slackware 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, 14.2,
and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/tcpdump-4.9.2-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes bugs and many security issues (see the included
CHANGES file).
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 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:

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 13.37 package:
36a25ab80a678b54c23a144ec07599e7 tcpdump-4.9.2-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
805465d004efefd1a8262395dcccb7fc tcpdump-4.9.2-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
2abd4f36984c91691165da030b215647 tcpdump-4.9.2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
35459d4db677645529669e4446bb1ab4 tcpdump-4.9.2-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
e2c536ebb9883e61324387f29412d30a tcpdump-4.9.2-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
1a6df6e184ab4277c3e352a28979c681 tcpdump-4.9.2-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
dcb4915f83f7a07c2f483853871ef39b tcpdump-4.9.2-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
c64506c12c6ac9afaa4df8520b14452d tcpdump-4.9.2-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
c572ff9d3db54f34872fd6134c30da50 n/tcpdump-4.9.2-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
1462c695af5dde636c31aa3bdeb6a101 n/tcpdump-4.9.2-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg tcpdump-4.9.2-i586-1_slack14.2.txz


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