Mozilla announced in February 2015 that it would require add-ons to be signed in the near future to improve security and privacy for users of the browser. The idea here was to reduce the number of malicious extensions released for the...Show More Summary
If there was a theme to be drawn from Yahoo's first quarter earnings call on Tuesday, it was definitely "search." Its search volume reached a five-year high, thanks to its recent deal with Mozilla. And even more recently, CEO Marissa...Show More Summary
Want to master the CMO role? Join us for GrowthBeat Summit on June 1-2 in Boston, where we'll discuss how to merge creativity with technology to drive growth. Space is limited and we're limiting attendance to CMOs and top marketing execs. Request your personal invitation here! Five months ago Yahoo struck a landmark deal with Mozilla. Today, we get to […]
At Google, Mozilla, and many other notable technology companies, bug bounties have emerged as one of the key ways to identify and address security vulnerabilities. We've reported on the bug bounty program that Google has been running...Show More Summary
BitTorrent has released a new version of its Android app to celebrate crossing the 100 million install mark for the first time – an impressive milestone, considering Mozilla announced the same thing just last week. To give users a little...Show More Summary
We've been pretty vocal about supporting the encryption of more and more web traffic. It's important for a variety of reasons, not the least of which is your privacy and security. A few months back, we were excited to see the Chrome security team suggest that it should start marking unencrypted web pages as non-secure. Show More Summary
Mozilla added a new feature to Firefox 40 on Android that acts as a queue for urls that are sent to the browser. The main idea behind the feature is to prevent immediate application switching when opening urls from other apps on Android. Show More Summary
Adblock Plus is by far the most popular adblocker available for the Firefox web browser. If you check stats on Mozilla's website you will notice that it has almost ten times the users as second placed NoScript Security Suite (21.4 million to 2.2 million). Show More Summary
Mozilla's Firefox browser is one of the few browsers left standing that displays an address bar and search bar by default in its interface. Ever since Google Chrome was launched, most browsers merged search functionality into the address bar, likely to save space and limit interface elements. Show More Summary
Who knows when the tipping point was for browsers going from lightweight affairs to the memory-destroying pieces of software they are now. Besides throwing more hardware at the issue, you do have some options for figuring out where all your precious RAM is going, at least when it comes to Firefox. More »
Several weeks after researchers found a critical certificate flaw, Google and Mozilla have taken steps to resolve the issue, but not Apple or Microsoft.
The latest Firefox browser update has created a web encryption security hole for hackers to exploit.
Mozilla has updated Firefox to patch a critical vulnerability, but was forced to disable one of the browser's new security-enhancing features as a result.
Spell checkers are useful tools that highlight spelling mistakes automatically while you write or manually if you prefer it that way. Most compare what you write to dictionary words and highlight all words that are not in that dictionary. Show More Summary
A major web security certificate issuer is dumped by Google and Mozilla after mishandling the keys to its castle. Making good on their threats to dump companies that violate stringent standards for the root of trust for web-based encrypted...Show More Summary
Chinese social media users are openly expressing support for the decision of both Google and Mozilla to revoke security certificates issued by China's Internet Network Information Center.
Tor Browser Bundle, TAILS get patched to fix Mozilla, OpenSSL security holes.
The Mozilla Foundation, the organization which develops the Firefox web browser, has joined Google in saying that it will stop trusting all new digital certificates issued by the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC). The move comes in response to … Continue reading ?
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