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A krb5 security update has been released for Slackware 15.0 and -current.

krb5 (SSA:2023-193-01)

krb5 (SSA:2023-193-01)

New krb5 packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/krb5-1.19.2-i586-4_slack15.0.txz: Rebuilt.
Fix potential uninitialized pointer free in kadm5 XDR parsing.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
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Updated package for Slackware 15.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 15.0:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 15.0 package:
4465be12bc6e7621c3d3f75b4bb7a5f7 krb5-1.19.2-i586-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
195a6e73d906d75daa19810d9bc9b287 krb5-1.19.2-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
a645dacefa4fd226674e04b02e789680 n/krb5-1.21.1-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
eaedfa23f813969a8f1f39acb78b0e41 n/krb5-1.21.1-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg krb5-1.19.2-i586-4_slack15.0.txz


Slackware Linux Security Team