Fedora 22: firefox Security Update

    Date18 Aug 2015
    CategoryFedora
    22
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    For list of changes see: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/40.0/releasenotes/
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    Fedora Update Notification
    FEDORA-2015-13436
    2015-08-14 23:12:45
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    Name        : firefox
    Product     : Fedora 22
    Version     : 40.0
    Release     : 4.fc22
    URL         : http://www.mozilla.org/projects/firefox/
    Summary     : Mozilla Firefox Web browser
    Description :
    Mozilla Firefox is an open-source web browser, designed for standards
    compliance, performance and portability.
    
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    Update Information:
    
    For list of changes see: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/40.0/releasenotes/
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    ChangeLog:
    
    * Wed Aug 12 2015 Jan Horak  - 40.0-4
    - Workaround for reported crashes (layers.offmainthreadcomposition.enabled set to false)
    * Tue Aug 11 2015 Jan Horak  - 40.0-3
    - Update to 40.0 Build 5
    * Fri Aug  7 2015 Martin Stransky  - 40.0-2
    - Patches updated (GtkEntry padding patch, toolbar button patch)
    * Fri Aug  7 2015 Martin Stransky  - 40.0-1
    - Update to 40.0 Build 4
    * Thu Aug  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0.3-1
    - Updated to 39.0.3
    * Mon Jul  6 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-8
    - Added a fix for rhbz#1240259 - Firefox 39 does not open
      home page but "restore session"
    * Thu Jul  2 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-6
    - Added symbolic (high contrast) icon
    * Thu Jun 25 2015 Martin Stransky  - 39.0-5
    - Update to 39.0 Build 6
    - Update nss/nspr versions
    * Wed Jun 17 2015 Fedora Release Engineering  - 38.0.5-4
    - Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_23_Mass_Rebuild
    * Mon Jun  8 2015 Jan Horak  - 38.0.5-3
    - System application picker dialog (mozbz#1129873)
    * Fri Jun  5 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.5-2
    - Disabled system colors by default (rhbz#1226489)
    * Wed Jun  3 2015 Jan Horak  - 38.0.5-1
    - Update to 38.0.5
    * Mon Jun  1 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-6
    - Added fix for rhbz#1226868 - [GTK3] regression: bad colors
      make notifications unreadable
    * Fri May 29 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-5
    - Added patch for mozbz#1169233 - Disabled menu items
      are not greyed out
    * Fri May 29 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-4
    - Added patch for mozbz#1160154 - huge bookmark padding
    * Tue May 26 2015 Martin Stransky  - 38.0.1-3
    - spec clean up
    * Fri May 22 2015 Moez Roy  - 38.0.1-2
    - Rebuilt with hardening flags so it passes the checksec test;
    - See also https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Changes/Harden_All_Packages
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    This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use
    su -c 'yum update firefox' at the command line.
    For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
    available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.
    
    All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
    GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
    https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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