Slackware: 2012-166-02: mozilla-firefox: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 13.37, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  mozilla-firefox (SSA:2012-166-02)

New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 13.37, and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 13.37 ChangeLog:
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  This release contains security fixes and improvements.
  For more information, see:
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox.html
  (* Security fix *)
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Where to find the new packages:
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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 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-13.37/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-13.0-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-13.37/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-13.0-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-13.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-13.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 13.37 package:
f293e4f3583af23a32d1b22adfe12c2a  mozilla-firefox-13.0-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
f52b465c5adc7491ab1895ea5f00dde4  mozilla-firefox-13.0-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware -current package:
b2f93bdc87b3bfbd45626f11cc644db0  xap/mozilla-firefox-13.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
a859bfd9db83deee5a26d953429d07be  xap/mozilla-firefox-13.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-13.0-i486-1_slack13.37.txz


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