Tag Archives: Firefox

Firefox 18.0.2 released

http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/18.0.2/releasenotes/

There are several unresolved issues and a huge list of Bug Fixes including JavaScript related stability issues: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/18.0.2/releasenotes/buglist.html

18.0.2 added a check to Options > Privacy > Accept third-party cookies, which I preferred to uncheck.

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download:http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/all/

Firefox 15.0 released

Release notes: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/15.0/releasenotes/

NEW

  • Silent, background updates
  • Support for SPDY networking protocol v3
  • WebGL enhancements, including compressed textures for better performance
  • Localization in Maithili (see all available locales)

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: https://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html

Firefox 13.0.1 released

Release notes: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/13.0.1/releasenotes/

Flash 11.3 sometimes caused a crash on quit (747683*, fixed in 13.0.1

https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=747683

Flash crashed after I updated Firefox to version 13.0.1.

http://www.zdnet.com/blog/btl/firefox-users-still-waiting-for-flash-crash-fix/80305

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: https://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html

Firefox 13.0 released

Fixed in Firefox 13
MFSA 2012-40 Buffer overflow and use-after-free issues found using Address Sanitizer
MFSA 2012-39 NSS parsing errors with zero length items
MFSA 2012-38 Use-after-free while replacing/inserting a node in a document
MFSA 2012-37 Information disclosure though Windows file shares and shortcut files
MFSA 2012-36 Content Security Policy inline-script bypass
MFSA 2012-35 Privilege escalation through Mozilla Updater and Windows Updater Service
MFSA 2012-34 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards

https://www.mozilla.org/security/known-vulnerabilities/firefox.html#firefox13

Release notes: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/13.0/releasenotes/
Bug fixes: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/13.0/releasenotes/buglist.html

If you do not receive an update notice when using the application, select “Check for Updates” from the Help menu.

Or download: https://www.mozilla.com/firefox/all.html