Slackware: 2019-226-02: mozilla-firefox Security Update

    Date 14 Aug 2019
    717
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.
    
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    [slackware-security]  mozilla-firefox (SSA:2019-226-02)
    
    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:
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    patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      This release contains security fixes and improvements.
      For more information, see:
        https://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefoxESR.html
        https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/68.0.2esr/releasenotes/
      (* Security fix *)
    +--------------------------+
    
    
    Where to find the new packages:
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    Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
    (https://osuosl.org) for donating FTP and rsync hosting
    to the Slackware project!  :-)
    
    Also see the "Get Slack" section on https://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-68.0.2esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 14.2:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-14.2/patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-i686-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
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    Slackware 14.2 package:
    cf25d455083181a7739bf90b5bac6153  mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    ed6879b97c71e456532bbf65c970f98e  mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    0f17302df3f144204af4c149191db52a  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-i686-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    45f81eafab2c4f6d37fb21005676a9d0  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
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    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-68.0.2esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
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