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Slackware: 2010-095-02: mozilla-firefox: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 12.2, 13.0, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  mozilla-firefox (SSA:2010-095-02)

New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 12.2, 13.0,
and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.0 ChangeLog:
+--------------------------+
patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This fixes some security issues.
  For more information, see:
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox36.html
  (* Security fix *)
+--------------------------+


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

HINT:  Getting slow download speeds from ftp.slackware.com?
Give slackware.osuosl.org a try.  This is another primary FTP site
for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading
directly from ftp.slackware.com.

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
(http://osuosl.org) for donating additional 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 12.2:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-12.2/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.0.19-i686-1.tgz

Updated package for Slackware 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.0/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.0/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-x86_64-1.txz


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

Slackware 12.2 package:
44a3d85cb39de9b698fc266ea54ce1fa  mozilla-firefox-3.0.19-i686-1.tgz

Slackware 13.0 package:
e64b2e00c51a32afc92a49b3bd3cd1cd  mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 package:
91d7d06a51473313e54e0528ecd8cf8b  mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
e64b2e00c51a32afc92a49b3bd3cd1cd  mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
16031467dd2d2046c2dfbb0337b58524  mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-x86_64-1.txz


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

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-3.6.3-i686-1.txz


+-----+

Slackware Linux Security Team
http://slackware.com/gpg-key
security@slackware.com
 
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