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Slackware64-current ChangeLog (2014-12-23)

Tue Dec 23 00:05:23 UTC 2014

Tue Dec 23 00:05:23 UTC 2014
a/kernel-generic-3.14.27-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-huge-3.14.27-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
a/kernel-modules-3.14.27-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
ap/vim-7.4.560-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
d/kernel-headers-3.14.27-x86-1.txz:  Upgraded.
k/kernel-source-3.14.27-noarch-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/libusb-1.0.19-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
l/libusb-compat-0.1.5-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
n/ntp-4.2.8-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  In addition to bug fixes and enhancements, this release fixes
  several high-severity vulnerabilities discovered by Neel Mehta
  and Stephen Roettger of the Google Security Team.
  For more information, see:
    https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/852879
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9293
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9294
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9295
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9296
  (* Security fix *)
n/php-5.4.36-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This update fixes bugs and security issues.
  #68545 (NULL pointer dereference in unserialize.c).
  #68594 (Use after free vulnerability in unserialize()). (CVE-2014-8142)
  #68283 (fileinfo: out-of-bounds read in elf note headers). (CVE-2014-3710)
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-3710
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8142
  (* Security fix *)
x/libdrm-2.4.58-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
x/libvdpau-0.9-x86_64-1.txz:  Added.
  Thanks to Heinz Wiesinger.
x/mesa-10.3.5-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
x/xorg-server-1.15.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  This update fixes many security issues discovered by Ilja van Sprundel,
  a security researcher with IOActive.
  For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8091
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8092
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8093
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8094
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8095
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8096
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8097
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8098
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8099
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8100
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8101
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8102
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-8103
  (* Security fix *)
x/xorg-server-xephyr-1.15.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
x/xorg-server-xnest-1.15.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
x/xorg-server-xvfb-1.15.2-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
xap/MPlayer-1.1_20130819-x86_64-3.txz:  Rebuilt.
  Recompiled with support for libvdpau.
xap/vim-gvim-7.4.560-x86_64-1.txz:  Upgraded.
isolinux/initrd.img:  Rebuilt.
kernels/*:  Upgraded.
testing/source/config-testing-3.18.1/*:  Added.
usb-and-pxe-installers/usbboot.img:  Rebuilt.
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