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A netatalk security update has been released for Slackware Linux 15.0 and current.

netatalk (SSA:2023-279-01)

netatalk (SSA:2023-279-01)

New netatalk 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/netatalk-3.1.18-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes bugs and a security issue:
Harden create_appledesktop_folder().
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:
e0e7d32d81182e591ab97cbe34cb58c5 netatalk-3.1.18-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
fa251b265f3e55b58d6eba16c926c91b netatalk-3.1.18-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
26d76b8d62d98da13baee882511fb04c n/netatalk-3.1.18-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
f8627f4c5162f837eb3ca6cfa605e848 n/netatalk-3.1.18-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg netatalk-3.1.18-i586-1_slack15.0.txz


Slackware Linux Security Team