Mozilla Firefox browser upgrade taken offline due to vulnerability

Mozilla Firefox browser upgrade taken offline due to vulnerability (http://www.bbc.co.uk)

Mozilla Firefox browser upgrade taken offline due to vulnerability
The latest version of Mozilla’s Firefox browser has been taken offline after a security vulnerability was discovered.
Users who had upgraded to version 16 were advised to downgrade to the previous safe release until Firefox developers released a fix.
The vulnerability allowed “a malicious site to potentially determine which websites users have visited”, Mozilla said.

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My Two Cents: Security these days is very important. It is good that Mozilla caught this, bad that they caught it after they released it.

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