firefox (SSA:2006-123-02)
Posted on: 05/04/2006 11:10 AM

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

More details about the issues may be found here:

Here are the details from the Slackware 10.2 ChangeLog:
Upgraded to firefox-
This upgrade fixes a crash bug that could possibly be used to
execute code as the Firefox user.
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:
fd82afab9d99b1709d2cc19b6f4faddb mozilla-firefox-

Slackware -current package:
ab5b2ca989bd56b3112ee3159264c293 mozilla-firefox-

Installation instructions:

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


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