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Chrome and Firefox developers save users from intrusive messages

Chrome and Firefox developers plan to change the mechanics of notifications that sites send to visitors. Creators of browsers will save users from intrusive messages. In the nearest future, both browsers will hide the default alerts, and users who want to receive them will have to enable the function separately. …

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BSI considers Firefox the most secure browser

Firefox is the most secure browser

The Firefox browser, according to the BSI report, meets all modern security requirements and surpasses Chrome, Edge and Internet Explorer in this regard. Firefox is by far the most secure browser. This conclusion was reached by specialists of the German Federal Information Security Administration (Bundesamt für Sicherheit in der Informationstechnik, …

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Following Chrome, Firefox will mark all HTTP-pages as “unsafe”

Firefox will mark all HTTP-pages as “unsafe”

Following Google, Mozilla decided to display insecure icons on all HTTP sites downloaded by Firefox. New changes will affect Firefox 70 version, it is scheduled for release in October 2019. Previously, these icons were displayed only on sites that contain forms or login fields. According to Mozilla, since more than …

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Mozilla starts blocking addons with obfuscated code

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Since June 10, 2019, Mozilla will block those Firefox addons with obfuscated code. In this way, famous browser’s developer will update its policy on addons for Firefox. Obviously, this step aims protection of users from malware or unwanted browser extensions. Developers that use in their extensions obfuscated code, should send …

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Firefox 66.0 Release – 5 critical vulnerabilities fixed!

Mozilla has released the next version of the Firefox browser – Firefox 66. In total, developers have eliminated 21 vulnerabilities, five of which received critical status, seven – a high degree of danger, another five – a medium degree of risk, the remaining 4 – a low one. Among the …

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