Slackware: 2013-260-03: mozilla-thunderbird: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 13.37, 14.0, and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2013-260-03)

New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 13.37, 14.0,
and -current to fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.0 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-i486-1_slack14.0.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release contains security fixes and improvements.
  For more information, see:
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/thunderbirdESR.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-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-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-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.0/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.0/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 13.37 package:
703044ce4baa0b238cd99fe35d27d0a5  mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package:
9ec35500b4d6cb1fe44167db5d19b5bd  mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package:
b01b6bc59b8dbf69cd71637c0644ba49  mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package:
468f60ea69a743a0256125ca562c56c0  mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package:
1c919f43aa0ed04caabc49e28223881c  xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
88d6a5643fd30fdadb2d8f022a11fca1  xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.9esr-i486-1_slack14.0.txz


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