mozilla-firefox (SSA:2011-068-02)
Posted on: 03/09/2011 06:17 PM

A mozilla-firefox security update is available for Slackware Linux

New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 13.0, 13.1,
and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-i686-1.txz: Upgraded.
Firefox 3.6.15 is a security and stability update to Firefox 3.6.x.
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new packages:

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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 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 13.0 package:
a688d4c9116066dd7c4ddca349d4c5ab mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
362f7dbf02fdbb29b7686abb5f6a1c05 mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 package:
031d3b65319e0531a5432a51bef32f5b mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 package:
3dcec94d524ca2c61d974b141dc09027 mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
84d82ab334c6c96a01e2579d2a7a6416 xap/mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
9ce650eb21b2008af8fbb5f9a66bcc04 xap/mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-3.6.15-i686-1.txz


Slackware Linux Security Team

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