ID SSA-2009-176-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2009-06-25T00:39:12


New seamonkey packages are available for Slackware 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, and -current to fix security issues.

More details about the issues may be found on the Mozilla web site:

Here are the details from the Slackware 12.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz: Upgraded to seamonkey-1.1.17. 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 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 11.0 package: 3c3603ec2f49c3cfd82f9176ccd12528 seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack11.0.tgz

Slackware 12.0 package: 8e366bce9ab46e911ab7b8aff814e720 seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack12.0.tgz

Slackware 12.1 package: 4581a26c229d02be22396e6709de4c5f seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack12.1.tgz

Slackware 12.2 package: 7a6b60712052c6625701a5fe2feab34b seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz

Slackware -current package: 406956f98bfd869038b079c75431ce94 seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1.txz

Slackware64 -current package: f73f2ade76b47fb5403278fa744a1940 seamonkey-1.1.17-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the packages as root: > upgradepkg seamonkey-1.1.17-i486-1_slack12.2.tgz