ID SSA-2012-326-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2012-11-21T21:47:50


New mozilla-firefox 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:

patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-17.0-i486-1_slack14.0.txz: Upgraded. This release contains security fixes and improvements. For more information, see: ( Security fix )

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab ( for donating 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 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 13.37:

Updated package for Slackware 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.0:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 13.37 package: b0abf4a3a7962cfe19dee2c93b93152a mozilla-firefox-17.0-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package: db09fc1e6f59aca5ebf260c86cd588af mozilla-firefox-17.0-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package: 5973c99839e5c20c8c9f551254165199 mozilla-firefox-17.0-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: 2a1a5e9cba118f8f7a8179c6611afd87 mozilla-firefox-17.0-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package: 4ad32bb99c5052fe6afcff4e40870526 xap/mozilla-firefox-17.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: c5bc9b7f4cf5cae32271892c72dd05d1 xap/mozilla-firefox-17.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-17.0-i486-1_slack14.0.txz