ID SSA-2018-199-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2018-07-18T15:50:34


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