ID SSA-2013-050-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2013-02-19T23:03:49


New mozilla-thunderbird 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-thunderbird-17.0.3-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: 1f6a52989d949818d55acac69bc3ce1f mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-i486-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware x86_64 13.37 package: 31208fdfbf28e1c7ecdaa02aa36b8960 mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-x86_64-1_slack13.37.txz

Slackware 14.0 package: 860deb9bcbd0d2608b54942198e492ec mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-i486-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.0 package: c3af1de27ad07b96a57943ec15ced35a mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-x86_64-1_slack14.0.txz

Slackware -current package: c670e9614afa0e89ea69233e53905ddd xap/mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 0677f5de2bdd4e0a55c373fec1fe0b0f xap/mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-17.0.3-i486-1_slack14.0.txz