Latest Firefox publications

Firefox discontinues tab groups (aka Panorama) in favour of Pocket

To my personal annoyance, The Mozilla Foundation are removing the Tab Groups feature (also known as Panorama) from the Firefox web browser from version 45 onwards*, citing ‘declining usage’ as... Read More

Firefox introduces ad and tracking block in Private Browsing mode

Mozilla has extended the security of its Firefox Private Browsing by introducing an ad and tracker-blocking feature, available from today. Private Browsing Mode, also known as Incognito on Chrome, keeps... Read More

Cookies can render secure websites vulnerable in all modern browsers

CERT have issued a new directive notifying that cookies can be used to allow remote attackers to bypass a secure protocol (HTTPS) and reveal private session information – and that... Read More

OneCRL: Firefox 37 to check security certificates via blocklist

The next version of Firefox will include a ‘pushed’ blocklist of revoked intermediate security certificates, in an effort to avoid using Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP) checks to ascertain the... Read More

Firefox considers return to iOS

After years of opposing a complete iOS version of its Firefox browser, Mozilla seems to be revaluating its stance. In a statement made by Firefox VP Jonathan Nightingale at an internal... Read More

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