ID SSA-2015-310-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2015-11-06T09:08:42


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-38.4.0esr-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: 7dc8b11d20d0f15b9c5501594b59637c mozilla-firefox-38.4.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: d8229e50581718fb184b4f9e35e9345f mozilla-firefox-38.4.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: e08e5134553e4814b8315ee72d5344b0 xap/mozilla-firefox-42.0-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: c9ada92f2efa0e9f94e1f1a4325fbd72 xap/mozilla-firefox-42.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-38.4.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz