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[slackware-security] mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2008-366-01)

From: Slackware Security Team <security_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Dec 31 2008 - 20:15:16 GMT


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[slackware-security] mozilla-thunderbird (SSA:2008-366-01)

New mozilla-thunderbird packages are available for Slackware 10.2, 11.0, 12.0, 12.1, 12.2, and -current to fix security issues.

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

Here are the details from the Slackware 12.2 ChangeLog: +--------------------------+
patches/packages/mozilla-thunderbird-   Upgraded to thunderbird-
  This upgrade fixes some more security bugs.   For more information, see:   (* Security fix *) +--------------------------+

Where to find the new packages: +-----------------------------+

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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 10.2:

Updated package for Slackware 11.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.0:

Updated package for Slackware 12.1:

Updated package for Slackware 12.2:

Updated package for Slackware -current:

MD5 signatures:

Slackware 10.2 package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Slackware 11.0 package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Slackware 12.0 package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Slackware 12.1 package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Slackware 12.2 package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Slackware -current package:
d6eadd8ee997058bc447a26f14b2d7fd mozilla-thunderbird-

Installation instructions: +------------------------+

Upgrade the package as root:
# upgradepkg mozilla-thunderbird-


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