ID SSA-2014-086-05
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2014-03-28T15:54:56


New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1, and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.1 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-i486-1_slack14.1.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 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.1:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.1 package: edbffa227f68375467ad3154b2312405 mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: cceb0c55a013a553876b7c4f0fa9244b mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: a53a2cce7f443221e218a2303bb44d55 xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: c64e28c9e66a7e381346af1ecffed3d3 xap/mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-24.4.0-i486-1_slack14.1.txz