New glibc packages: fix security vulnerability

Users of glibc please be advised of a new packages fix security vulnerability that has been identified.
To view this vulnerability, possible remedies, and others please check out the Security Advisories at Critical Watch (

SSA:2010-301-01: [SSA:2010-301-01] glibc
New glibc packages are available for Slackware 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, 13.0, 13.1,

and -current to fix a security issue.