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Slackware: 2020-098-01: mozilla-firefox Security Update

Date 07 Apr 2020
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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:2020-098-01)

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:
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patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz:  Upgraded.
  This release contains security fixes and improvements.
  For more information, see:
    https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/68.7.0/releasenotes/
    https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2020-13/
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-6828
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-6827
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-6821
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-6822
    https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2020-6825
  (* Security fix *)
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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-68.7.0esr-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-68.7.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Updated package for Slackware -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware-current/slackware/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-i686-1.txz

Updated package for Slackware x86_64 -current:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackware/slackware64-current/slackware64/xap/mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-x86_64-1.txz


MD5 signatures:
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Slackware 14.2 package:
c567b1460a1cd42038a4441ae5fea231  mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware x86_64 14.2 package:
17a1b47c6654d0f355e392851d8854da  mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.2.txz

Slackware -current package:
f0a5d220eab61b891878575a573bc271  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-i686-1.txz

Slackware x86_64 -current package:
a4b76df826ce4d0981876c1c89d444ae  xap/mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-x86_64-1.txz


Installation instructions:
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Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-68.7.0esr-i686-1_slack14.2.txz


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