openssl (SSA:2023-038-01)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] openssl (SSA:2023-038-01)
Date: Tue, 7 Feb 2023 12:57:57 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] openssl (SSA:2023-038-01)

New openssl packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/openssl-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes security issues:
X.400 address type confusion in X.509 GeneralName.
Timing Oracle in RSA Decryption.
Use-after-free following BIO_new_NDEF.
Double free after calling PEM_read_bio_ex.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)
patches/packages/openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.

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 packages for Slackware 15.0:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 15.0:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 15.0 packages:
91957e9cb9b1aafd2c62ee542dcf0b46 openssl-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz
f016aff5335e01db83aa82273c5162e0 openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 packages:
2c7c51349bf330c02664fc5471bb1f02 openssl-1.1.1t-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz
0d2c9b98fa75eef4f69de0342b3b5521 openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current packages:
d4cd4df4dad5a7b46b0d83878a7e8420 a/openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-i586-1.txz
849b9ec3e851984ec952bb1587a1e849 n/openssl-1.1.1t-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
012ecd508d7e12f3b437d7d2aa1a9261 a/openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-x86_64-1.txz
0b5e3d4defe82eb8bec1a80180cbf0e5 n/openssl-1.1.1t-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg openssl-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz openssl-solibs-1.1.1t-i586-1_slack15.0.txz


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