ID SSA-2016-077-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2016-03-17T15:21:38


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-38.7.1esr-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: 85cd667ae60e148a2ba25d4c7b2e7614 mozilla-firefox-38.7.1esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: b048dc8d13293a95d488af8a05d2f5ef mozilla-firefox-38.7.1esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: 10098578d68cce69354796e8f299d781 xap/mozilla-firefox-45.0.1-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 2fbf9d25439c2d8af545595cd1ba73b6 xap/mozilla-firefox-45.0.1-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-38.7.1esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz