mozilla-firefox (Slackware 12.2)
From: Slackware Security Team <>
Subject: [slackware-security] mozilla-firefox (Slackware 12.2)
Date: Sat, 6 Mar 2010 11:36:19 -0800 (PST)

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[slackware-security] mozilla-firefox (Slackware 12.2) (SSA:2010-065-01)

A new mozilla-firefox package is available for Slackware 12.2 to fix
security issues.

The package may also be used with Slackware 11.0 or newer.

More details about the issues may be found on the Mozilla website:

Here are the details from the Slackware 12.2 ChangeLog:
Sat Mar 6 18:57:32 UTC 2010
patches/packages/mozilla-firefox-3.0.18-i686-1.tgz: Upgraded.
Upgraded to firefox-3.0.18.
This fixes some security issues.
For more information, see:
(* Security fix *)

Where to find the new package:

HINT: Getting slow download speeds from
Give a try. This is another primary FTP site
for Slackware that can be considerably faster than downloading
directly from

Thanks to the friendly folks at the OSU Open Source Lab
( for donating additional FTP and rsync hosting
to the Slackware project! :-)

Also see the "Get Slack" section on for
additional mirror sites near you.

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

MD5 signature:

Slackware 12.2 package:
49da8c83faa407024fb9560e722ae33f mozilla-firefox-3.0.18-i686-1.tgz

Installation instructions:

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-firefox-3.0.18-i686-1.tgz


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