Thursday, December 24, 2015

Security Update: blueman, thunderbird

There were 2 security updates released in the last two days: blueman and thunderbird. They were applied for Slackware 14.1 and current (thunderbird) and for Slackware 13.37 and newer (blueman).

Meanwhile current keeps rolling with new updates and bug fixes reported by many users in LQ. Here are some of the highlights:
  • blueman-2.0.3 (requires new package: Cython)
  • bluez-5.36
  • cups-filters 1.5.0
  • curl-7.46.0
  • fuse-2.9.4
  • ghostscript-9.18
  • libssh-0.7.2
  • libxml-2.9.3 
  • links-2.12
  • lvm2-2.02.138
  • mesa 11.0.8
  • pixman-0.33.6
  • rpm 4.12.0
  • rsync-3.1.2
  • sbc-1.3 (Added)
  • sharutils-4.15.2
  • ModemManager-1.4.12 and NetworkManager 1.0.10
  • Fixed random crash issues on Firefox by changing optimization level
  • package removal: obexfs and obex-data-server