ID SSA-2015-233-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2015-08-21T16:30:43


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

IMPORTANT: On Slackware 14.0, install the new updated nettle package first.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/gnutls- Upgraded. This update fixes some bugs and security issues. 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 -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.0 package: 2658a7061f9920cde5dfcb22425c127a gnutls-

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: 357bcae385268d44bc865429fd8cc4a2 gnutls-

Slackware 14.1 package: b430addfad1fc665de4dffc349cf9411 gnutls-

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 76b05e6a90c86e1c6a7d85020c24bde5 gnutls-

Slackware -current package: 07483f2fc936497380949cfeb36e4b3d n/gnutls-

Slackware x86_64 -current package: b794877ee2edee391dc8357d835950a0 n/gnutls-

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg gnutls-