ID SSA-2017-356-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2017-12-22T13:51:29


New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix a security issue.

Here are the details from the Slackware 14.2 ChangeLog:

patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-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: 3aaa346a9ce9776f861aaedc15b7ae40 mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: e649a1416aa4bebb06a25420fc039dd4 mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package: 0812aaf27ccc167a289ee32dd16d7966 xap/mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-i586-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: e0fc69361d618894ecec6958fef1c974 xap/mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-52.5.2-i586-1_slack14.2.txz