firefox (SSA:2006-045-02)
Posted on: 02/15/2006 12:15 PM

New Firefox packages are available for Slackware 10.2 and -current to fix security issues.

More details about the issues may be found here:

Here are the details from the Slackware 10.2 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/mozilla-firefox- Upgraded to
firefox- This fixes a DoS issue and some other security bugs.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

Updated package for Slackware 10.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 10.2 package:
2e825f0d711bcd2bb515902de9bc1e98 mozilla-firefox-

Slackware -current package:
2e825f0d711bcd2bb515902de9bc1e98 mozilla-firefox-

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-


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