Firefox is out of date in artful

Bug #1708224 reported by Christopher Patrick on 2017-08-02
This bug affects 10 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
firefox (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

In artful is on version 50 and Firefox upstream is at version 54. Firefox on every other version of Ubuntu is at version 54.

information type: Private Security → Public Security
Hans Joachim Desserud (hjd) wrote :

Thanks for taking your time to report this issue and help making Ubuntu better.

Firefox 54.0+build3-0ubuntu1 is in artful-proposed, but hasn't migrated to the release archive. (Possibly due to the build failing on some architectures, see

tags: added: upgrade-software-version
tags: added: artful

Thanks for the quick response

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in firefox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

Firefox 55 is out

55.02 is out

Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing
Norbert (nrbrtx) wrote :

Latest ISO has Firefox 56. Artful is not affected by this bug.

tags: removed: artful
Changed in firefox (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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