Firefox/Thunderbird Updates for Slackware
Posted on: 04/30/2014 12:24 PM

The following Slackware security updates has been released:

mozilla-firefox (SSA:2014-119-01)
mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2014-119-02)

mozilla-firefox (SSA:2014-119-01)
New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded.
This release contains security fixes and improvements.
For more information, see:
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefoxESR.html
(* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


Where to find the new packages:
+-----------------------------+

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-29.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-29.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 14.1 package:
3e60cfbedd46e290d92a441282422899 mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
38f17829228f39029a18aa4f4ebaf855 mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
eda58bbac50a87c8199a36820e2f4aca xap/mozilla-firefox-29.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
eaa6f4f786a7e30d96e912816c8b0f06 xap/mozilla-firefox-29.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-24.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

[mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2014-119-02)
New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded.
This release contains security fixes and improvements.
For more information, see:
http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbird.html
(* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


Where to find the new packages:
+-----------------------------+

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
+-------------+

Slackware 14.1 package:
2741f48c276aa02e1eda854a09fe497c mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
ef49de8426f8756e26cadff0f33fb099 mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
f143ac758ff75a174863e82734d0fd4d xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
fdc6c4331fb5039787265a9489f5669d xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
+------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-24.5.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz





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