libXpm (SSA:2023-018-03)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] libXpm (SSA:2023-018-03)
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2023 22:24:11 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] libXpm (SSA:2023-018-03)

New libXpm packages are available for Slackware 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, 15.0,
and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes security issues:
Infinite loop on unclosed comments.
Runaway loop with width of 0 and enormous height.
Compression commands depend on $PATH.
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 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 14.0 package:
d9bd8b7f7bac60ab17a923c860e6eb82 libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
930426d65f6ca79244206c7c443d8062 libXpm-3.5.15-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
9f1a2d65fe9447505aa264c7b7636173 libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
54ed3e8f0ba30ac90efeb815d6434240 libXpm-3.5.15-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
9af8dd52286a8d07a091a097eebcb5e8 libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
5deeb5b10adb5302440f0c67d9d5c15f libXpm-3.5.15-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware 15.0 package:
2d2fa2d1d269addba3bc7a4c45dd77d9 libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
fa4c37544829fd66c4cebebbe91f550a libXpm-3.5.15-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
1163776a8166ce5e05005f26696400c1 x/libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
69ba606a25172638f262a81a5441395b x/libXpm-3.5.15-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg libXpm-3.5.15-i586-1_slack15.0.txz


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