gnutls (SSA:2023-041-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] gnutls (SSA:2023-041-01)
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2023 12:14:21 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] gnutls (SSA:2023-041-01)

New gnutls packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/gnutls-3.7.9-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
libgnutls: Fix a Bleichenbacher oracle in the TLS RSA key exchange.
Reported by Hubert Kario (#1050). Fix developed by Alexander Sosedkin.
[GNUTLS-SA-2020-07-14, CVSS: medium] [CVE-2023-0361]
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 15.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 15.0 package:
f0bb05675f86daacb3237b3c556feb23 gnutls-3.7.9-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
961c775b882edf5a7c38e153900c02d1 gnutls-3.7.9-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
ce3a1923420762c2fe874f4b3582b7a0 n/gnutls-3.7.9-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
e3c7d9a173ad43f3ccca8834546e4351 n/gnutls-3.7.9-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg gnutls-3.7.9-i586-1_slack15.0.txz


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