Slackware-14.0 ChangeLog (2013-08-06)

Tue Aug 6 05:23:34 UTC 2013

  • patches/packages/bind-9.9.3_P2-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    This update fixes a security issue where a specially crafted query can cause
    BIND to terminate abnormally, resulting in a denial of service.
    For more information, see:
    https://kb.isc.org/article/AA-01015
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4854
    (* Security fix *)
  • patches/packages/httpd-2.4.6-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    This update addresses two security issues:
    * SECURITY: CVE-2013-1896 (cve.mitre.org) Sending a MERGE request against
    a URI handled by mod_dav_svn with the source href (sent as part of the
    request body as XML) pointing to a URI that is not configured for DAV
    will trigger a segfault.
    * SECURITY: CVE-2013-2249 (cve.mitre.org) mod_session_dbd: Make sure that
    dirty flag is respected when saving sessions, and ensure the session ID
    is changed each time the session changes. This changes the format of the
    updatesession SQL statement. Existing configurations must be changed.
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-1896
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-2249
    (* Security fix *)
  • patches/packages/samba-3.6.17-i486-1_slack14.0.txz
    This update fixes missing integer wrap protection in an EA list reading
    that can allow authenticated or guest connections to cause the server to
    loop, resulting in a denial of service.
    For more information, see:
    http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4124
    (* Security fix *)
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  • by Giuseppe Di Terlizzi