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Firefox Releases Firefox 3.6.8

August 6th, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

The Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox 3.6.8 to address a critical vulnerability. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the Mozilla Foundation security advisory MFSA 2010-48 and update to Firefox 3.6.8 to help mitigate the risks.

Mozilla Firefox 3.5 Vulnerability

July 30th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

The Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox 3.5.1 to address a vulnerability. This vulnerability is due to an error in the way the Just-in-Time (JIT) compiler returns from native functions. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2009-41 and upgrade to Firefox 3.5.1 or apply the suggested workaround provided in the advisory. Additional information can also be found in the Vulnerability Notes Database.

Mozilla Foundation Releases Firefox 3.0.10

May 9th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Mozilla Foundation has released Firefox 3.0.10 to address a memory corruption vulnerability. Exploitation of this vulnerability may result in a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory MFSA 2009-23 and update to Firefox 3.0.10 to help mitigate the risk.

Mozilla has released Firefox 3.0.5

December 17th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Mozilla has released Firefox 3.0.5 to address multiple vulnerabilities. The impacts of these vulnerabilities include cross-site scripting and information disclosure. As described in the Mozilla Foundation Security Advisories, some of these vulnerabilities may also affect Thunderbird.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to do the following to help mitigate the risks: