ID SSA-2018-309-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2018-11-05T20:16:18


New mariadb packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and 14.2 to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mariadb-10.0.37-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded. This update fixes 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 14.1:

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 14.1 package: 6c8b042978625c4e63f97d6cd6931c03 mariadb-5.5.62-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: fc97acd4523289ddbbabaaff0a7adc2d mariadb-5.5.62-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package: 4da62611058ab98c0c91db639fee034a mariadb-10.0.37-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: 8b9bd830c4c85e9fe6b4020c21ff4f9e mariadb-10.0.37-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package: 867661e239c568d0ff8a1e9d02d987d0 ap/mariadb-10.3.10-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 2aafe837dfcd532032b57a0b7a19735c ap/mariadb-10.3.10-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mariadb-10.0.37-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Then, restart the database server: > sh /etc/rc.d/rc.mysqld restart