ID SSA-2017-221-02
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2017-08-09T13:47:20


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

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-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 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.2 package: 692b81a7d0f906f08d7e8b5a2638b422 mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: 57bc2b420d84a7a0c6762063aca2e6dd mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package: 9be3b8d587f7df13c5f8cfea4d80d882 xap/mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: f88e60c7c6b739803a0ebc6e521caeb5 xap/mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-52.3.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz