[slackware-security] mozilla-firefox

2018-03-13T22:18:41
ID SSA-2018-072-01
Type slackware
Reporter Slackware Linux Project
Modified 2018-03-13T22:18:41

Description

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-52.7.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz: Upgraded. This release contains security fixes and improvements. For more information, see: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-07/ https://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefoxESR.html ( Security fix )

Where to find the new packages:

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab (http://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on http://slackware.com for additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-14.2/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-52.7.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-52.7.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-59.0-i686-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current: ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-59.0-x86_64-1.txz

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 14.2 package: 529095ee4e122965352ee12740044e14 mozilla-firefox-52.7.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package: b0f3472cd1d45c5dbe9b94e240011233 mozilla-firefox-52.7.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package: 88d74fb1fe4dcbe1be9b055c8dcea76c xap/mozilla-firefox-59.0-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package: 907dfe696856c4176a37dd1b2929afbd xap/mozilla-firefox-59.0-x86_64-1.txz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root: > upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-52.7.0esr-i586-1_slack14.2.txz