Linux Security
    Linux Security
    Linux Security

    Slackware: 2020-006-01: mozilla-firefox Security Update

    Date
    450
    Posted By
    New mozilla-firefox packages are available for Slackware 14.2 and -current to fix security issues.
    
    -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
    Hash: SHA1
    
    [slackware-security]  mozilla-firefox (SSA:2020-006-01)
    
    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-68.4.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
      This release contains security fixes and improvements.
      For more information, see:
        https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/68.4.0/releasenotes/
        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
    (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-68.4.0esr-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-68.4.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-i686-1.txz
    
    Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
    ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    MD5 signatures:
    +-------------+
    
    Slackware 14.2 package:
    623c2aca3f23e871052262235ff97a44  mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
    4edda9640708007b9b0d5b779b9a5087  mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    Slackware -current package:
    74035f93070b640a819ad1285cf765d4  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-i686-1.txz
    
    Slackware x86_64 -current package:
    cb853fbe34715d11e16f3023610747af  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-x86_64-1.txz
    
    
    Installation instructions:
    +------------------------+
    
    Upgrade the package as root:
    # upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-68.4.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz
    
    
    +-----+
    

    Advisories

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    Which aspect of server security are you most interested in learning more about?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    /main-polls/38-which-aspect-of-server-security-are-you-most-interested-in-learning-more-about?task=poll.vote&format=json
    38
    radio
    [{"id":"131","title":"Preventing information leakage","votes":"1","type":"x","order":"1","pct":100,"resources":[]},{"id":"132","title":"Firewall considerations","votes":"0","type":"x","order":"2","pct":0,"resources":[]},{"id":"133","title":"Permissions ","votes":"0","type":"x","order":"3","pct":0,"resources":[]}] ["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"] ["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"] 350


    VIEW MORE POLLS

    bottom 200

    Please enable / Bitte aktiviere JavaScript!
    Veuillez activer / Por favor activa el Javascript![ ? ]