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Slackware alert SSA:2014-086-06 (openssh)

From:  Slackware Security Team <>
Subject:  [slackware-security] openssh (SSA:2014-086-06)
Date:  Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:55:11 -0700 (PDT)
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 [slackware-security] openssh (SSA:2014-086-06) New openssh packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1, 13.37, 14.0, 14.1, and -current to fix a security issue. Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog: +--------------------------+ patches/packages/openssh-6.6p1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded. This update fixes a security issue when using environment passing with a sshd_config(5) AcceptEnv pattern with a wildcard. OpenSSH could be tricked into accepting any environment variable that contains the characters before the wildcard character. 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 13.0: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0: Updated package for Slackware 13.1: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.1: Updated package for Slackware 13.37: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37: Updated package for Slackware 14.0: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0: Updated package for Slackware 14.1: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1: Updated package for Slackware -current: Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: MD5 signatures: +-------------+ Slackware 13.0 package: 0729d3be6a1886c2462522110333abc0 openssh-5.9p1-i486-1_slack13.0.txz Slackware x86_64 13.0 package: a474f048de648347207bacb21b5f8f28 openssh-5.9p1-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz Slackware 13.1 package: 8df387cdf44f359a9de7c3e40ea321c6 openssh-5.9p1-i486-1_slack13.1.txz Slackware x86_64 13.1 package: e7eb361401849bbcfb0e20ea17181836 openssh-5.9p1-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz Slackware 13.37 package: 8404668d896f81b44ddd5e6e2985f590 openssh-5.9p1-i486-3_slack13.37.txz Slackware x86_64 13.37 package: b50bb951453824e53dcddbdf1d571561 openssh-5.9p1-x86_64-3_slack13.37.txz Slackware 14.0 package: 755d1ec29f80ac40636741ddf618715a openssh-6.6p1-i486-1_slack14.0.txz Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: cc74307ab8875a8fa04a87f18b0cd216 openssh-6.6p1-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz Slackware 14.1 package: 1dcb917e01fa83d1cabd59378c81dd32 openssh-6.6p1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: dfb1f98206ce1e2300fea647a5281486 openssh-6.6p1-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz Slackware -current package: 7a5f7c123c397d040fff868afbf86e8b n/openssh-6.6p1-i486-1.txz Slackware x86_64 -current package: e6d3cced2c7c9e642d8982b27295a408 n/openssh-6.6p1-x86_64-1.txz Installation instructions: +------------------------+ Upgrade the package as root: # upgradepkg openssh-6.6p1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz Next, restart the sshd daemon: # sh /etc/rc.d/rc.sshd restart +-----+ Slackware Linux Security Team +------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | To leave the slackware-security mailing list: | +------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | Send an email to with this text in the body of | | the email message: | | | | unsubscribe slackware-security | | | | You will get a confirmation message back containing instructions to | | complete the process. Please do not reply to this email address. | +------------------------------------------------------------------------+ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1 iEYEARECAAYFAlM1760ACgkQakRjwEAQIjMxmwCeLE3VUylAPxUnk9RpLjPW+ir7 zxYAnR/lYQrdDnSOEm8N8nj4nCqQKou1 =NcNd -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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