Slackware: 2013-350-05: mozilla-thunderbird: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2013-350-05)

New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1 and -current to
fix security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1_slack14.1.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 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.1/patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.1 package:
1a04c26696fac6d9c5b314834fd22b34  mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
bd92c8ebc4afb9e1e9889769890d8fbe  mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package:
a36bf68861776c58f3ad35bddeb65af9  xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
b8f6a261657826c392a07b2a67e651c7  xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-24.2.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz


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