Update Firefox and Thunderbird now! Mozilla patches several high risk vulnerabilities

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Mozilla has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Firefox, Firefox ESR, and Thunderbird which could be exploited to take control of a system.

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Facebook gets round tracking privacy measure by encrypting links

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 14:35:37 +0000

Facebook is reportedly switching out click identifiers for encryption, making it harder (if not impossible) to strip tracking from the URL.

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Update now! Mozilla fixes security vulnerabilities and introduces a new privacy feature for Firefox

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 14:01:41 +0000

Mozilla has released Firefox updates to the Release Channel that fix several security vulnerabilities and introduce a new privacy feature called Query Parameter Stripping.

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A week in security (June 13 – June 19)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2022 09:49:33 +0000

The most important and interesting computer security stories from the last week.

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Firefox stops advertisers tracking you as you browse, calls itself the most “private and secure major browser”

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2022 14:21:00 +0000

Mozilla has launched its Total Cookie Protection addition to Firefox for users worldwide. What does it do?

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Firefox, Thunderbird, receive patches for critical security issues

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 27 May 2022 11:06:49 +0000

Critical updates have been released for both Firefox and Thunderbird. Apply now if you haven’t already—we explain how.

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Long lost @ symbol gets new life obscuring malicious URLs

Credit to Author: Jovi Umawing| Date: Tue, 17 May 2022 14:41:32 +0000

A little-used feature of web addresses is being used to obfuscate malicious phishing URLs.

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