Firefox News, Articles and Updates

Mozilla patches critical flaws in Firefox 57.0.1 update

Mozilla released a security update to address critical vulnerabilities in Firefox 57 which could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

Firefox tests in-browser breached site notifications

Firefox is testing out a warning system that will notify users when they visit breached sites and offer the option to be notified if a site they previously visited becomes breached in the future.

Russian hackers used Britney Spears' Instagram posts to control malware

APT group Turla is using a toxic Trojan disguised as a Firefox extension to secretly communicate the URL path for the C&C server to its malware minions.

Mozilla fixes critical vulnerabilities in Firefox browser and Extended Support Release

Mozilla has issued security advisories announcing key updates to its Firefox browser and the Firefox Extended Support Release, both of which fixed vulnerabilities that the open-source developer labeled as critical.

Netflix HTML5 video now supports Firefox on Windows

Netflix nation is celebrating as Firefox has joined them on Windows with HTML5 video extensions.

Firefox zero-days exposed by attack on privileged account

An attacker compromised a privileged account on Mozilla's Bugzilla bug tracker tool and used the gleaned information to exploit a critical bug.

Mozilla changes security model to bolster extension protection

Mozilla add-ons to work across multiple browsers

Flaws found in Pocket

Vulnerability could have allowed hackers to siphon off data from Firefox servers