Firefox, browser-in-waiting

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The Mozilla Foundation worked quickly to fix recent vulnerabilities in Firefox, but will the latest flaws dampen enthusiasm for the open source browser?

Released May 11, Mozilla Firefox 1.0.4 provided fixes for two vulnerabilities rated as critical which had surfaced a few days earlier. When combined, the flaws could allow an attacker to take advantage of Firefox's software update system and take over a user's machine. There were no known actual ...

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