ID SSA-2014-271-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2014-09-28T18:07:26


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-24.8.1-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: a0501b1356ed64c963fecb78f6c3862b mozilla-thunderbird-24.8.1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: dd1e4a8c53fc0f1b0f110d8d7d87aba6 mozilla-thunderbird-24.8.1-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: 27000fdf14556ad8b0d502f75b3d4d8f xap/mozilla-thunderbird-31.1.2-i486-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 09dded52911696322229e79d9929cc27 xap/mozilla-thunderbird-31.1.2-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-24.8.1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz