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Author Topic: 090117 openssl-0.9.8h and openssl-solibs-0.9.8h [VL 5.9]  (Read 676 times)

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090117 openssl-0.9.8h and openssl-solibs-0.9.8h [VL 5.9]
« on: January 17, 2009, 06:04:33 pm »

Uelsk8s has built new OpenSSL packages for VL 5.9 and VL 5.9.1.  These packages are security fixes.  See: http://forum.vectorlinux.com/index.php?topic=8248.0  Security conscious users will likely want to upgrade to these packages immediately.  These packages will be moved to our patches repository as soon as we have had adequate user feedback:

Package:  openssl-0.9.8h-i486-2_slack12.0.tlz
MD5:  21a07d929fe78e942f99977f598e578d
Package Size:  2344K
Installed Size:  9270K

Sources:  http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/testing/net/openssl

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openssl: openssl (Secure Sockets Layer toolkit)
openssl:
openssl: The OpenSSL certificate management tool and the shared libraries that
openssl: provide various encryption and decryption algorithms and protocols.
openssl:
openssl: This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for
openssl: use in the OpenSSL Toolkit (http://www.openssl.org).  This product
openssl: includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young
openssl: (eay@cryptsoft.com).  This product includes software written by Tim
openssl: Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com).
openssl:


Package:  openssl-solibs-0.9.8h-i486-2_slack12.0.tlz
MD5:  1774d5bbfb24cab2761586ffca6ffcfe
Package Size:  659K
Installed Size:  2090K

Sources:  http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/testing/net/openssl-solibs

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openssl-solibs: openssl-solibs (OpenSSL shared libraries)
openssl-solibs:
openssl-solibs: These shared libraries provide encryption routines required by
openssl-solibs: programs such as openssh.  They are also used by KDE's Konqueror web
openssl-solibs: browser to provide secure web connections.
openssl-solibs:
openssl-solibs: This product includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for
openssl-solibs: use in the OpenSSL Toolkit (http://www.openssl.org).  This product
openssl-solibs: includes cryptographic software written by Eric Young
openssl-solibs: (eay@cryptsoft.com).  This product includes software written by Tim
openssl-solibs: Hudson (tjh@cryptsoft.com).

Please stop back and let us know how these packages work for you.
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