ID SSA-2016-117-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2016-04-26T22:02:07


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-38.8.0esr-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: 9f7b7df2a9ac8b23392191299a32745c mozilla-firefox-38.8.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: c1053b7c8d00779811a210b9747715be mozilla-firefox-38.8.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware -current package: cc1e4185a3a43c0f93de584f070fa2d9 xap/mozilla-firefox-45.1.0esr-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: c2aa5d65ff35417b631b5b7834edbbe1 xap/mozilla-firefox-45.1.0esr-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-38.8.0esr-i486-1_slack14.1.txz