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A php8 security update has been released for Slackware 15.0 and -current.

php8 (SSA:2023-159-02)

php8 (SSA:2023-159-02)

New php8 packages are available for Slackware 15.0 and -current to
fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
extra/php81/php81-8.1.20-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes bugs and security issues.
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
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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:
f21bcf6a7ef682c995cdc2fd6fb4a371 php81-8.1.20-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
8ae520b1976541644004c3f954460c26 php81-8.1.20-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
a5945defba9ef291c5dc20742144054a n/php-8.2.7-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
b406951cee9361fc8716dab7e416e869 n/php-8.2.7-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg php81-8.1.20-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

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


Slackware Linux Security Team