httpd (SSA:2018-199-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] httpd (SSA:2018-199-01)
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:50:34 -0700 (PDT)

Hash: SHA1

[slackware-security] httpd (SSA:2018-199-01)

New httpd 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/httpd-2.4.34-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes two denial of service issues:
mod_md: DoS via Coredumps on specially crafted requests
mod_http2: DoS for HTTP/2 connections by specially crafted requests
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:
91123a66731b7803ebac0f55e3099e81 httpd-2.4.34-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
49c0a8ae83d724da460b73a78ddf1dda httpd-2.4.34-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
d695afcd996b00f7dbe00c89bf1c0ee1 httpd-2.4.34-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
8ebc97729250d80d319174ff64ca2921 httpd-2.4.34-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
149a610e5280fcfbbe1066fa9cfeb970 httpd-2.4.34-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
7a35ce525340631b74e8ffe9e58f2b4c httpd-2.4.34-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
d95348a370dd9c2edc92c6f2274b8ce2 n/httpd-2.4.34-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
daea307cb655b015c4bafcbec6ba9869 n/httpd-2.4.34-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg httpd-2.4.34-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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