sudo (SSA:2011-041-05)  

Posted by Daniela Mehler

New sudo packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack13.1.txz: Upgraded.
Fix Runas group password checking.
For more information, see the included CHANGES and NEWS files, and:

(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

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Give a try. This is another primary FTP site
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Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating additional 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 8.1:

Updated package for Slackware 9.0:

Updated package for Slackware 9.1:

Updated package for Slackware 10.0:

Updated package for Slackware 10.1:

Updated package for Slackware 10.2:

Updated package for Slackware 11.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

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 -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 8.1 package:
2413efdfdd66692482d1c08d20cec4cb sudo-1.7.4p6-i386-1_slack8.1.tgz

Slackware 9.0 package:
1e7ebbb23572aa61dc17839eba16246c sudo-1.7.4p6-i386-1_slack9.0.tgz

Slackware 9.1 package:
4504e90bb5c85f32d2d854f6fdff2e34 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack9.1.tgz

Slackware 10.0 package:
52f71decec23d3713e893be5cd313389 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack10.0.tgz

Slackware 10.1 package:
9bf9fba1cb8616e5ecaa7200b38a554c sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack10.1.tgz

Slackware 10.2 package:
bff1eb40a0d917bc69ed56de9d3a80b2 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack10.2.tgz

Slackware 11.0 package:
3e38aad774807c72dfcd363dc28c96d6 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package:
a398a357eefda005e48079c80e9a5a3f sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package:
defed431a5dd393104fb7e75eacd7f37 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package:
ae631e5c89cb680de39dfc8187b6e599 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
c87d3cf2c6d6446484840f508cc708f7 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
0e89b2c48b66e2ae9fef263999f10203 sudo-1.7.4p6-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
1b56f2e74922fd207fffad010fe06d5a sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
e9bf6359afb94415f21cecfc6f4608d9 sudo-1.7.4p6-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
1aec43064cb3d935ff0d24ac2d259be0 sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
f7072eb54acc217d39b78af09810e98f sudo-1.7.4p6-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg sudo-1.7.4p6-i486-1_slack13.1.txz


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