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

tigervnc (SSA:2023-317-01)

tigervnc (SSA:2023-317-01)

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

Here are the details from the Slackware 15.0 ChangeLog:
extra/tigervnc/tigervnc-1.12.0-i586-4_slack15.0.txz: Rebuilt.
Recompiled against xorg-server-1.20.14, including patches for several
security issues. Thanks to marav.
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 packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 15.0 package:
6cdaa7fbfc1f746d489ad8e1cc450df0 tigervnc-1.12.0-i586-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 15.0 package:
24d9849bbbd851f5c3f4a5da4f872668 tigervnc-1.12.0-x86_64-4_slack15.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
c8028eaff3f7053f900d840f0943b06a tigervnc-1.13.1-i586-2.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
52cdcf1c405f094ce9a2d2482ca06a38 tigervnc-1.13.1-x86_64-2.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg tigervnc-1.12.0-i586-4_slack15.0.txz


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