ID SSA-2008-269-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2008-09-25T23:33:34


New seamonkey packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, and -current to fix security issues.

More details about the issues may be found here:

Here are the details from the Slackware 12.1 ChangeLog:

xap/seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz: This release fixes some more security vulnerabilities. For more information, see: ( Security fix )

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 package for Slackware 11.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 11.0 package: 580217dd4a17117302d1a7dbcd530cea seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package: 99388b5688d732b4388b754e89e0f119 seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package: f34828d1f9e3d665f5e88ef598760205 seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware -current package: 8213acb3e67e202685563c04f4eff503 seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1.tgz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root: > upgradepkg seamonkey-1.1.12-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz