PHP (SSA:2018-257-01) Update for Slackware
Posted on: 09/15/2018 01:37 PM

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

PHP (SSA:2018-257-01) Update for Slackware

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/php-5.6.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded.
One security bug has been fixed in this release:
Apache2: XSS due to the header Transfer-Encoding: chunked
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:
ad5fca90b02bfdaf0ec6dc4b75c119ee php-5.6.38-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
e1ae9acc6cbffe533d57ea18d06875bb php-5.6.38-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware 14.1 package:
d19e2d8131fab3808c14b827bc3a195f php-5.6.38-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
62d2e74591d5fc9ef6ab41dfe509fc43 php-5.6.38-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package:
4411520ef83c9cadd0eac17c9b33f8ef php-5.6.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
9dcbc800e62882d13dcedc1930a68911 php-5.6.38-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
f4311e3990ee91fcd92269b26d6c3604 n/php-7.2.10-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
4d48395a12865252b5828cb046dcfc92 n/php-7.2.10-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg php-5.6.38-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Then, restart Apache httpd:
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd stop
# /etc/rc.d/rc.httpd start

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