ID SSA-2016-336-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2016-12-01T01:00:42


New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.1, 14.2, and -current to fix security issues.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-i586-1_slack14.2.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 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.1 package: 5482e6a44d9375c1eb19bea90e40feb2 mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-i486-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.1 package: 1f83b4ee45cc37db9548b46e454d8577 mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz

Slackware 14.2 package: 098a46bb98e99dc58345e238f35a04cc mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: b31349a729b8ba7288beaa9f96ac09c0 mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package: 0dc77532e0f561d9e2c013755e2bbdbf xap/mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 345054ee5e5760c3a1760fb9b48e4f4a xap/mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-45.5.1-i586-1_slack14.2.txz