ID SSA-2015-349-03
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2015-12-15T22:25:25


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-38.5.0esr-x86_64-1_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: 39da55ece856a5538cf79ec918fb243f mozilla-firefox-38.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 4ec7096e26027845217966bc00bdfda2 mozilla-firefox-38.5.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: e0dff689596f0fd1e8f43ffdba95a98d xap/mozilla-firefox-43.0-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 49636e80a7d8799aee87740e978e388a xap/mozilla-firefox-43.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-38.5.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz