ID SSA-2015-241-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2015-08-28T22:31:38


New mozilla-firefox 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-firefox-38.2.1esr-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: 11f9bb7e7534069502b437b68188f607 mozilla-firefox-38.2.1esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 96c5025994f65a19bcff40621c38985a mozilla-firefox-38.2.1esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: 66de00a34effa218153525508e032a76 xap/mozilla-firefox-40.0.3-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: f728ead33569eec7f545b50bcc355231 xap/mozilla-firefox-40.0.3-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-38.2.1esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz