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An irssi security update has been released for Slackware 14.2, 15.0, and -current.



slackware-security: irssi (SSA:2023-092-01)



[slackware-security] irssi (SSA:2023-092-01)

New irssi packages are available for Slackware 14.2, 15.0, and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
Do not crash Irssi when one line is printed as the result of another line
being printed.
Also solve a memory leak while printing unformatted lines.
(* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(  http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on   http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.2:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware 15.0:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-15.0/patches/packages/irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-15.0/patches/packages/irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/n/irssi-1.4.4-i586-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
  ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/n/irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1.txz

MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.2 package:
9bf3397037fa782687f1844a233f592b irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
435daf086df46aa3a56086cbe3addb76 irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware 15.0 package:
a1335c0097d0d3af29a3277438157268 irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
046f2d678ea47bd5fa36ac7db725ad7a irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
7e0b4a73c3542b3812ce475eadcf9a8e n/irssi-1.4.4-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
4cacfa28bab3b95d1912f40664e635f0 n/irssi-1.4.4-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg irssi-1.4.4-i586-1_slack15.0.txz