curl (SSA:2013-174-01) for Slackware
Posted on: 06/24/2013 12:23 PM

New curl packages are available for Slackware 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix a security issue.

curl (SSA:2013-174-01) for Slackware

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/curl-7.29.0-i486-3_slack14.0.txz: Rebuilt.
This fixes a minor security issue where a decode buffer boundary flaw in
libcurl could lead to heap corruption.
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 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated package for Slackware 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated package for Slackware 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 12.1 package:
039f86b776fa836abe4f4153329bf4ab curl-7.16.2-i486-4_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
4cd279f928fa4e261f7b25cd5623ca1f curl-7.19.6-i486-2_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
271bb8f3842426959bd8dc62c9f91513 curl-7.19.6-i486-2_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
b480f2128bf50e14a8943909b6aae236 curl-7.19.6-x86_64-2_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
dc472f71102bec4454ee8cb9e01ab5ca curl-7.20.1-i486-2_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
156aaad5fe806e6fdf8c2d01cf9a8f9d curl-7.20.1-x86_64-2_slack13.1.txz

Slackware 13.37 package:
a52a03c063bf8e7fec021fbfb0bee2d7 curl-7.21.4-i486-2_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
555ac66549322d731bf1e9940a145584 curl-7.21.4-x86_64-2_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
4073372f0426b39c992f370b72638f4b curl-7.29.0-i486-3_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
a1580d839db13701f8775e77eeb4920b curl-7.29.0-x86_64-3_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
4ba53a308a7cf0545a1ecff82f216e20 n/curl-7.31.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
ce783176b2c2e1bc117917ceb4fbfbdf n/curl-7.31.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg curl-7.29.0-i486-3_slack14.0.txz


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