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Slackware: 2011-086-01: seamonkey: Security Update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New seamonkey packages are available for Slackware 12.2, 13.0, 13.1, and -current to fix a security issue. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  seamonkey (SSA:2011-086-01)

New seamonkey packages are available for Slackware 12.2, 13.0, 13.1,
and -current to fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 13.1 ChangeLog:
patches/packages/seamonkey-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release fixes a security vulnerability by blacklisting several
  invalid HTTPS certificates.
  For more information, see:
  (* Security fix *)
patches/packages/seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.1.txz:  Upgraded.

Where to find the new packages:

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

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 packages for Slackware 12.2:

Updated packages for Slackware 13.0:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 13.0:

Updated packages for Slackware 13.1:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 13.1:

Updated packages for Slackware -current:

Updated packages for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 12.2 packages:
dc003079904b03485c0bd4d674f9fc9a  seamonkey-2.0.13-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz
bd8cc92f62b3dad445ae68f15d7e86f7  seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware 13.0 packages:
effcfc7bcb9622ddb086a1a9c4ca477d  seamonkey-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.0.txz
1b7b33567e554a4ada37f131a6dd64b1  seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.0 packages:
482e108d00b1e0a4a8b9a829799a87cf  seamonkey-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz
7992c8555c8a9f3aef7f3466a7c739a1  seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.0.txz

Slackware 13.1 packages:
de0ab2f2e528d6433d13e76e9e05cceb  seamonkey-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.1.txz
f22524b3a8208d0167cab00912edfc70  seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-i486-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.1 packages:
c5a92e52b2fdc0bd0f9f30a31bb9e99b  seamonkey-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz
519128a45fb369e2f93e407dcbdb92a1  seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz

Slackware -current packages:
0f1255d80e5ef4ff3f8eaac3ce8d219d  seamonkey-solibs-2.1b2-i486-2.txz
2958dd612e1bd0308dfb3cf550398ab3  seamonkey-2.1b2-i486-2.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current packages:
db7d91d3cde22f2c1c33e489913dca6b  seamonkey-solibs-2.1b2-x86_64-2.txz
914ae0c1e7e95dfbb5872e3c32c7c90c  seamonkey-2.1b2-x86_64-2.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root:
# upgradepkg seamonkey-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz seamonkey-solibs-2.0.13-x86_64-1_slack13.1.txz


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