|Forum: Firefox Browser Usage and Support|
|Displaying Topics 1 - 40 (68 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: forward|
|1:|| Making FireFox a whole lot faster|
A few simple tweaks to speed up Firefox.
|June 2, 2004|
|2:|| New Firefox 1.0.3 Vulnerabilities|
An iframe problem plus a hole in automatic update create a big Firefox 1.0.3 vulnerability. Mozilla Org has scrambled up a temporary fix for the worst case scenarios.
|May 9, 2005|
|3:|| Firefox extensions: Blogger Web Comments & Safe Browsing|
"Firefox extensions: Blogger Web Comments & Safe Browsing (anti phishing/spoofing)"
|Dec 15, 2005|
|4:|| What Firefox Extensions do you use?|
"What are your favorite firefox plugins?"
|May 19, 2006|
|5:|| Faster Browsing with Firefox (2006 edition)|
"All of these tips can be implemented by anyone who knows how to use their keyboard and mouse. No advanced knowledge is required."
|July 12, 2006|
|6:|| Firefox 2.0 Beta Bon Echo - First Full Beta Developer Release|
Update to the Alpha released in May.
|July 12, 2006|
|7:|| Microsoft Offers Support For Vista-Firefox Integration|
"A senior Microsoft executive has written to the Mozilla organisation offering support to get its open source Firefox browser and Thunderbird e-mail client to run on the forthcoming Windows Vista operating system."
|Aug 22, 2006|
|8:|| Firefox update 126.96.36.199|
"Firefox 188.8.131.52 is a security and stability update that is part of our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet experience for our customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this latest version."
|Sept 15, 2006|
|9:|| Anonymous Browsing with Firefox|
Web users worried about privacy can now use a modified version of Firefox that lets them browse the net anonymously.
|Sept 20, 2006|
|10:|| Hackers Claim Zero-Day Flaw In Firefox|
|Oct 2, 2006|
|11:|| Firefox 2.0 To Set Browser Battles Alight|
"Mozilla, the non-profit group that has become one of the biggest thorns in Microsoft's side, will ramp up its assault on the world's largest software developer tomorrow when it releases a new version of its popular Firefox internet browser."
|Oct 23, 2006|
|12:|| Mozilla Sets Up Corporate Presence in China|
"It's not our goal to make sure that everyone in the world is using Firefox. My main goal is that people know there's a choice -- that going on the Internet is not just clicking the blue 'E'," - from Reuters
|Feb 2, 2007|
|13:|| Mozilla Firefox & Thunderbird Security Updates|
"Mozilla has released updates to its Firefox browser and Thunderbird e-mail client for Windows, Mac and Linux users, the organization announced Friday."
|Feb 24, 2007|
|14:|| Google, Yahoo, Facebook Extensions: Firefox Users At Risk|
"Third party extensions including the widely used toolbars from Google, Yahoo, Ask, Facebook, LinkedIn, as well as social bookmark extension from Del.icio.us and two anti-hacking add-ons, the Netcraft Anti-Phishing Toolbar and the PhishTank SiteChecker all put users at risk of having their browser infected with malicious code."
|May 30, 2007|
|15:|| Firefox Patch Fixes Flaws: V184.108.40.206|
"Mozilla Corp. has patched a pair of nasty flaws in its Firefox browser, two weeks after security researchers first started posting code that showed how the flaws could be exploited in attacks."
|July 31, 2007|
|16:|| Why Is Firefox Stilll Way Behind IE?|
"When I was checking analytics I noticed that FF was still only 15 % compared to IE at 80 %. I expected FF to be a lot more popular by now."
|Sept 8, 2007|
|17:|| Firefox Celebrates 400 Million Downloads|
"The most recent statistics published by W3Counter suggest that Firefox holds a quarter of the market, but most other organisations releasing such statistics suggest a slightly lower figure." -ZDNet UK
|Sept 13, 2007|
|18:|| Mozilla Firefox 3 Beta Released|
A few months later than had been planned, Mozilla has released the first beta version of an overhauled Firefox, the widely used open-source Web browser.
|Nov 21, 2007|
|19:|| Firefox 3 Beta 5|
"Firefox 3 Beta 5 is a developer preview release of Mozilla's next generation Firefox browser and is being made available for testing purposes only."
|Apr 3, 2008|
|20:|| FireFox Add-ons Infecting Users with Trojans|
"Mozilla, the maker of the open source Firefox browser, is redoubling its efforts to check user created add-ons for viruses and Trojans after it discovered that a language pack on its official add-on page had been infected for months with rogue code,"
|May 8, 2008|
|21:|| Firefox 3 Goes For Guinness World Record - Max Downloads In A Day June 17|
"All you have to do is get Firefox 3 during Download Day to help set the record for most software downloads in 24 hours..."
|June 13, 2008|
|22:|| Firefox 3 Suffers First Major Vulnerability|
"...Zero Day Initiative, the vulnerability, which it rates as critical, was reported within the first five hours of Firefox 3's release."
|June 23, 2008|
|23:|| Firefox Gets Its Guinness World Record|
"Mozilla has officially made history with a new Guinness world record for the largest number of software downloads in a 24-hour period."
|July 3, 2008|
|24:|| Firefox Users Most Secure on Internet, Study Reveals||July 4, 2008|
|25:|| Firefox 3.0.3 Released!||Sept 30, 2008|
|26:|| Firefox Users Gain Geolocation Tool|
"Mozilla, the company behind the Firefox browser, has released technology that helps websites detect the physical location of computers."
|Oct 8, 2008|
|27:|| Firefox 3.1 beta 1 Released||Oct 15, 2008|
|28:|| The end of the road for Firefox 2|
"Mozilla is now planning to end Firefox 2 support in the near future, perhaps before the end of the year. This change could leave a lot of users - and not just Firefox users - in a difficult position." - LWN.net
|Nov 17, 2008|
|29:|| Mozilla Foundation Posts $75 Million Revenue in 2007, Attracts IRS Scrutiny|
"The Mozilla Foundation pulled in $75 million in revenue in 2007, the "vast majority" of it from a search partnership with Google,..."
|Nov 21, 2008|
|30:|| Malware Targets Firefox Users' Passwords|
"Researchers at BitDefender have discovered a new type of malicious software that collects passwords for banking sites but targets only Firefox users."
|Dec 5, 2008|
|31:|| Firefox 3.1 beta 2 Released||Dec 9, 2008|
|32:|| Mozilla Rethinking Its Reliance on Google|
"Mozilla Chair Mitchell Baker says the Chrome browser is making the foundation behind Firefox rethink its reliance on revenues from Google."
|Mar 12, 2009|
|33:|| NoScript vs Adblock - a war we didn't know about|
"A protracted war between authors of two of the most popular add-ons for the Firefox browser has prompted calls for changes in the way extensions are written." - The Register
|May 5, 2009|
|34:|| Firefox 3.5 Available for Download||June 30, 2009|
|35:|| Firefox 3.0.12 Critical Patches|
We strongly recommend that all Firefox 3.0.x users upgrade to this latest release,"
|July 22, 2009|
|36:|| Firefox Passes Its Billionth Download||July 31, 2009|
|37:|| Comcast Goes Live With DNS Hijacked Advertising||Aug 6, 2009|
|38:|| Firefox 3.6 Beta 1 Released||Nov 2, 2009|
|39:|| Firefox Turns Five|
The Mozilla Foundation celebrates five years of progress for their flagship browser.
|Nov 10, 2009|
|40:|| Mozilla Wants All Firefox Users To Update To FF 3.6|
"...users running older versions of Firefox will be offered the choice of upgrading to Firefox 3.6"
|Mar 12, 2010|