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

slackware-security: ruby (SSA:2023-090-01)

[slackware-security] ruby (SSA:2023-090-01)

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

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/ruby-3.0.6-i586-1_slack15.0.txz: Upgraded.
This update fixes security issues:
ReDoS vulnerability in URI.
ReDoS vulnerability in Time.
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 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:
22ffa16679294ddce3265d913f2fac20 ruby-3.0.6-i586-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
0724127e313f586f6677e12e0316a070 ruby-3.0.6-x86_64-1_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
d39ba074e9714480e07880be54466086 d/ruby-3.2.2-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
94a42ee743ed273628c09d9242ff125f d/ruby-3.2.2-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg ruby-3.0.6-i586-1_slack15.0.txz