Slackware: 2014-157-01: mozilla-firefox: Security Update
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Slackware New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 14.1 to fix security issues. [More Info...]
[slackware-security]  mozilla-firefox (SSA:2014-157-01)

New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 14.1 to fix
security issues.


Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:
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patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-24.6.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release contains security fixes and improvements.
  For more information, see:
    http://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefoxESR.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-firefox-24.6.0esr-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-firefox-24.6.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.1 package:
9ba04aa0691c3b6f26580dcfdd6d3763  mozilla-firefox-24.6.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package:
f223ca0a93a62b843552a41e30d2c1d4  mozilla-firefox-24.6.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-24.6.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz


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