Slashdot Items Tagged "firefox"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @11:48AM A Bug in Browser Extension Grammarly, Now Patched, Could Have Allowed an Attacker To Read Everything Users Wrote Online
Friday February 02, 2018 @10:06AM Firefox 59 Will Stop Websites Snooping on Where You've Just Been
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @10:00AM Firefox 58 Gets Graphics Speed Boost, Web App Abilities
Monday January 22, 2018 @06:36PM Google Just Broke Amazon's Workaround For YouTube On Fire TV
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @01:08PM Mozilla Restricts All New Firefox Features To HTTPS Only
Monday January 15, 2018 @03:20PM Mozilla Tests Firefox 'Tab Warming'
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @11:40AM Mozilla Will Delete Firefox Crash Reports Collected by Accident
Sunday December 24, 2017 @03:18PM Some Telcos and ISPs are Frustrating IPv6 Adoption
Saturday December 23, 2017 @01:05AM Firefox 57's Speed Secret? Delaying Requests from Tracking Domains
Thursday December 21, 2017 @09:31PM Firefox Is Now Available On Amazon's Fire TV, Bringing YouTube Access With It
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @04:37PM Firefox Prepares To Mark All HTTP Sites 'Not Secure' After HTTPS Adoption Rises
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @04:22PM Firefox Prepares to Mark All HTTP Sites "Not Secure" After HTTPS Adoption Rises
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:08PM Mozilla Slipped a 'Mr. Robot'-Promo Plugin Into Firefox and Users Are Pissed
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @06:24PM ReactOS 0.4.7 Released
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @09:39AM Yahoo Sues Mozilla For Breach of Contract -- So Mozilla Counter Sues Yahoo
Saturday December 02, 2017 @02:13AM How Converting A C++ Game to JavaScript Gave Us WebAssembly
Friday December 01, 2017 @01:13PM Mozilla Revenue Jump Fuels Its Firefox Overhaul Plan
Saturday November 25, 2017 @02:38PM Firefox Quantum Is 'Better, Faster, Smarter than Chrome', Says Wired
Thursday November 23, 2017 @09:51AM Firefox Will Warn Users When Visiting Sites That Suffered a Data Breach
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @06:44PM Firefox Will Warn Users When Visiting Sites That Suffered a Data Breach
Monday November 20, 2017 @12:13PM Another Tor Browser Feature Makes It Into Firefox: First-Party Isolation
Monday November 20, 2017 @11:12AM Another Tor Browser Feature Makes It Into Firefox: First-Party Isolation
Sunday November 19, 2017 @03:02PM Firefox vs Chrome: Speed and Memory
Friday November 17, 2017 @10:28PM Is Firefox 57 Faster Than Chrome?
Friday November 17, 2017 @09:39PM Firefox Ditches Yahoo, Picks Google as Default Search Engine
Thursday November 16, 2017 @03:34PM Firefox Will Block Navigational Data URIs as Part of an Anti-Phishing Feature
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @04:45PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Switched To Firefox 57?
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @07:01PM Google Returns As Default Search Engine In Firefox
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @09:37AM Firefox Quantum Arrives With Faster Browser Engine, Major Visual Overhaul
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Monday November 13, 2017 @03:04PM Firefox 57 Brings Better Sandboxing on Linux
Sunday November 12, 2017 @05:00PM Firefox 57 To Be Released on Tuesday. Bye Bye Legacy Add-Ons!
Monday November 06, 2017 @03:26PM Popular Firefox Bookmark Syncing Add-On Starts Losing... Bookmarks
Sunday November 05, 2017 @01:45PM Mozilla Might Distrust Dutch Government Certs Over 'False Keys'
Friday November 03, 2017 @07:40PM Firefox Borrows From Tor Browser Again, Blocks Canvas Fingerprinting
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:27PM TorMoil Vulnerability Leaks Real IP Address From Tor Browser Users; Security Update Released
Monday October 30, 2017 @07:45AM Firefox To Get a Better Password Manager
Monday October 30, 2017 @06:28AM Firefox Deploys Canvas Fingerprinting Blocking (Taken from Tor Browser)
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:21AM After 12 Years, Mozilla Kills 'Firebug' Dev Tool
Saturday October 14, 2017 @08:07PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome and Firefox in Malware-Blocking Tests
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:28PM Mozilla To End All Firefox Support For XP, Vista In June 2018
Wednesday October 04, 2017 @06:14PM Mozilla to End All Firefox Support for XP and Vista in June 2018
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @02:27AM Mozilla's 'Firefox Quantum' Browser Challenges Chrome In Speed
Friday September 22, 2017 @03:36PM Google Experiment Tests Top 5 Browsers, Finds Safari Riddled With Security Bugs
Thursday September 21, 2017 @02:53PM Firefox For iOS Gets Tracking Protection, Firefox Focus For Android Gets Tabs
Friday September 08, 2017 @06:30PM Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar and Use a Uni-Bar Approach, Like Chrome
Friday September 08, 2017 @04:42PM Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar and Use a Uni-Bar Approach, Like Chrome
Thursday September 07, 2017 @01:55PM AskSlashdot: How Do You See Your Life After Firefox 52 ESR?
Saturday September 02, 2017 @04:47PM TechRepublic: Mozilla 'Is Desperately Needed to Save the Web'
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:39PM Mozilla Testing an Opt-Out System For Firefox Telemetry Collection
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @05:09PM Mozilla Testing an Opt-Out System for Firefox Telemetry Collection
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @08:03AM 64-bit Firefox is the New Default on 64-bit Windows
Tuesday August 15, 2017 @05:27AM Mozilla Will Kill Legacy Firefox Add-Ons in Exactly Three Months
Monday August 14, 2017 @11:36AM 'See the Future Firefox Right Now'
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @09:03AM Firefox 55 Arrives With WebVR on Windows, Performance Panel, and Click-to-Play Flash
Saturday August 05, 2017 @04:22PM Browser Extensions Are Undermining Privacy
Thursday August 03, 2017 @12:13PM Inside Mozilla's Fight To Make Firefox Relevant Again
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @01:07PM Mozilla moves Tab Hiding API to a priority 1 project.
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @02:01PM Mozilla Launches Experimental Voice Search, File-Sharing and Note-Taking Tools For Firefox
Friday July 21, 2017 @09:36PM The New Firefox and Ridiculous Numbers of Tabs
Monday June 26, 2017 @08:43AM Google Chrome Bests Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera In Independent Battery Life Tests
Thursday June 22, 2017 @02:19PM Chrome and Firefox Headless Modes May Spur New Adware & Clickfraud Tactics
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @02:46PM Mozilla Launches Privacy-Minded 'Firefox Focus' Browser For Android
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @12:20PM Firefox 54 Arrives With Multi-Process Support For All Users
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:03AM Amazon, Mozilla, Kickstarter, and Reddit Are Staging a Net Neutrality Online Protest
Friday May 26, 2017 @04:45AM Former Mozilla CTO: 'Chrome Won'
Thursday May 25, 2017 @03:19PM Firefox Marketing Head Expresses Concerns Over Google's Apparent 'Only Be On Chrome' Push
Thursday May 18, 2017 @02:59PM Firefox 55: Flash Will Become 'Ask To Activate' For Everyone
Thursday May 18, 2017 @01:21PM Firefox 55: Flash Will Become "Ask to Activate" for Everyone
Thursday April 20, 2017 @04:53PM Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data
Wednesday April 19, 2017 @01:25PM Newest Firefox Browser Bashes Crashes
Monday April 17, 2017 @01:31PM Mozilla Kills Firefox Aurora Channel, Builds Will Move Directly From Nightly To Beta
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @12:50PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome By Over Three Hours In New Battery Usage Test
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @05:34PM Firefox To Let Users Control Memory Usage
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:37PM Tor Browser Will Feature More Rust Code
Friday March 24, 2017 @03:39PM FedEx Will Pay You $5 To Install Flash
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @06:10PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites To Steal Passwords
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @10:10AM Firefox for Linux is Now Netflix Compatible
Friday March 17, 2017 @11:44AM Firefox Goes PulseAudio Only, Leaves ALSA Users With No Sound
Saturday March 11, 2017 @11:27AM Will WebAssembly Replace JavaScript?
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @09:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @04:57PM Developer Proclaims Death of Cyberfox Web Browser
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @01:06AM Mozilla Firefox 52 Released As ESR Branch, Will Receive Security Updates Until 2018
Sunday March 05, 2017 @03:29PM Microsoft Browser Usage Drops 50% As Chrome Soars
Saturday March 04, 2017 @06:54PM Which Linux Browser Is The Fastest?
Monday February 27, 2017 @03:38PM Mozilla Acquires Pocket and Its More Than 10 Million Users
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:41PM Mozilla Thunderbird Finally Makes Its Way Back Into Debian's Repos
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:35AM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Friday February 10, 2017 @07:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Saturday February 04, 2017 @06:23PM Mozilla To Drop Support For All NPAPI Plugins In Firefox 52 Except Flash
Saturday February 04, 2017 @12:16AM Mozilla Binds Firefox's Fate To The Rust Language
Friday February 03, 2017 @05:07PM Mozilla to Drop Support for All NPAPI Plugins in Firefox 52, Except Flash
Thursday February 02, 2017 @02:51PM Firefox Fail: Layoffs Kill Mozilla's Push Beyond the Browser
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @09:05AM Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data'
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @01:46PM Firefox 51 Arrives With HTTP Warning, WebGL 2 and FLAC Support
Saturday January 21, 2017 @04:59PM The SHA-1 End Times Have Arrived
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:10PM Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @01:24PM Mozilla's New Logo Reminds Us that It Is, In Fact, a Web Firm
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:29PM 2016 Saw A Massive Increase In Encrypted Web Traffic
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:30AM Firefox 52 Borrows One More Privacy Feature From the Tor Browser
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:00AM Firefox 52 Borrows One More Privacy Feature from the Tor Browser
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Monday December 19, 2016 @12:46PM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:56PM Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @03:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:51AM Web of Trust, Downloaded 140M Times, Pulled From Extension Stores After Revelations That It Sells Users' Data
Sunday November 06, 2016 @02:31PM Chrome Now Accounts For 55% of All Web Browsing
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:33PM Firefox Disables Loophole that Allows Sites To Track Users Via Battery Status
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:20PM Mozilla Announces Quantum, a New Browser Engine For Firefox
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:46AM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Saturday October 15, 2016 @09:03PM Firefox Users Reach HTTPS Encryption Milestone
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:55PM Chrome and Firefox Flag The Pirate Bay As a 'Phishing' Site...Again
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:00AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Wednesday September 28, 2016 @02:58PM Firefox Gets Floating Video Player and Page Screenshoting Feature
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @02:48PM Firefox 49 Arrives With Improvements
Friday September 16, 2016 @03:07PM Mozilla Checks If Firefox Is Affected By Same Malware Vulnerability As Tor
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:51PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Sunday September 11, 2016 @04:48PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due to Unexpected Bugs
Saturday September 10, 2016 @01:44AM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Monday September 05, 2016 @03:52PM Adobe Resurrects Flash Player On Linux
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:11PM Mozilla To Add Screenshot Sharing Feature To Firefox Test Pilot Program
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:48PM Mozilla to Add Screenshot Sharing Feature to Firefox Test Pilot Program
Monday August 15, 2016 @09:42AM Firefox 49 For Linux Will Ship With Plug-in Free Netflix, Amazon Prime Video Support
Friday August 05, 2016 @09:39AM Firefox Will Try To Show You Saved Archive Of a Page Instead Of 404 Error
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:46AM Firefox 48 Released With Multi-Process Support, Mandatory Add-On Signing
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:18AM Mozilla To Remove Hello In Firefox 49
Saturday July 30, 2016 @05:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Saturday July 30, 2016 @04:17PM Mozilla to Remove Hello in Firefox 49
Friday July 29, 2016 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Best Browser Extensions -- 2016 Edition
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:26PM Firefox To Block Non-Essential Flash Content In August 2016, Require Click-To-Activate In 2017
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Sunday July 17, 2016 @11:08PM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Computer Set-Up Look Like?
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:30PM Mozilla Will Ship Its First Rust Component In Firefox 48
Sunday July 10, 2016 @01:15PM Do We Need A Better Private Browsing Mode?
Saturday July 09, 2016 @08:11AM Mozilla Is Building A 'Recommender System For the Web'
Thursday July 07, 2016 @02:59PM Mozilla Could Walk Away and Still Get More Than $1 Billion If It Doesn't Like Yahoo's Buyer
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:06PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:34AM Mozilla Releases First Build of Servo, Its Next-Generation Browser Engine
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Friday June 17, 2016 @09:24AM Experimental Firefox Feature Lets You Use Multiple Identities While Surfing the Web
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @11:35AM Firefox Finally Confirms 'Largest Change Ever' Featuring Electrolysis In v48
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @11:27PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Thursday May 12, 2016 @06:35PM Mozilla Fights FBI In Court For Details On Tor Browser Hack
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @11:43PM Mozilla Launches Test Pilot, A Firefox Add-On For Trying Experimental Features
Friday April 29, 2016 @12:19PM GCHQ Has Disclosed Over 20 Vulnerabilities This Year
Monday April 25, 2016 @02:49PM Mozilla Seeks New Home For Email Client Thunderbird
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:48PM Turns Out That Snaps Are Not Secure In Ubuntu With X11
Thursday April 21, 2016 @02:40PM Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Available To Download; Mozilla To Offer 0-Day Firefox Releases Via Snaps
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:17AM Opera Adds Free VPN-Client With Unlimited Usage To Its Desktop Browser
Friday April 15, 2016 @05:31PM FBI May Be Hoarding a Firefox Zero-Day
Friday April 15, 2016 @04:31PM FBI May Be Hoarding a Firefox Zero-Day
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:58PM Popular Firefox Add-Ons Open Millions To New Attack
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:43PM Microsoft Denies Edge Is Getting A Native Ad Blocker
Thursday March 24, 2016 @01:04PM USB Trojan Hides In Portable Applications, Targets Air-Gapped Systems
Saturday March 19, 2016 @09:42PM Building A Global Network Of Open Source SDR Receivers
Saturday March 19, 2016 @08:49PM Pale Moon Devs Ponder Dropping Current Codebase And Starting From Scratch
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @11:51AM Major Browsers Add Experimental Support For WebAssembly
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @08:42AM Mozilla's New Servo Browser Will Hit Alpha In June 2016
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @09:46AM Firefox 45 Will Remove Tab Groups Today, Get This Add-on To Replace It
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @09:07AM Firefox 45 Will Remove Tab Groups Today, Get This Add-on to Replace It
Friday March 04, 2016 @07:28PM Mozilla Jumps On IoT Bandwagon
Thursday March 03, 2016 @08:32PM Mozilla Bans Popular Firefox Add-On That Tampered With Security Settings
Saturday February 13, 2016 @04:44PM Vulnerability in Font Processing Library Affects Linux, OpenOffice, Firefox
Thursday February 11, 2016 @10:04PM Pwn2Own 2016 Won't Attack Firefox (Because It's Too Easy)
Monday February 08, 2016 @12:02PM Researcher Finds Tens of Software Products Vulnerable to Simple Bug
Sunday February 07, 2016 @11:38AM Firefox Adopts a 6-8 Week Variable Release Schedule
Thursday February 04, 2016 @05:21PM Firefox 44 Deletes Fine-Grained Cookie Management
Thursday December 24, 2015 @01:00PM Mozilla Document Shows Firefox OS Tablet, TV Stick, Router, Keyboard Computer
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:28PM Mozilla May Separate Itself From Thunderbird Email Client
Thursday November 12, 2015 @03:15PM Mozilla Plans To Remove Support For Firefox Complete Themes
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:16AM Mozilla Launches Firefox For IOS
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @01:06PM Open Source Anniversaries: 6 Years of Go, 11 of Firefox
Tuesday November 03, 2015 @12:27PM Firefox 42 Arrives With Tracking Protection, Tab Audio Indicators
Friday October 09, 2015 @06:24AM Mozilla Sets Out Its Proposed Principles For Content Blocking
Thursday September 24, 2015 @02:19PM Mozilla Fixed a 14-Year-Old Bug In Firefox, Now Adblock Plus Uses Less Memory
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @03:54PM Mozilla Project Working on Immersive Displays (Video)
Saturday August 22, 2015 @02:29PM Big Changes From Mozilla Mean Firefox Will Get Chrome Extensions
Tuesday August 18, 2015 @11:08AM Multiple Vulnerabilities Exposed In Pocket
Friday August 14, 2015 @06:21PM How to Quash Firefox's Silent Requests
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @11:12AM Firefox 40 Arrives With Windows 10 Support, Expanded Malware Protection
Tuesday July 14, 2015 @11:45AM New Default: Mozilla Temporarily Disables Flash In Firefox
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @09:27AM Mozilla Plans To Build Virtual Reality APIs Into Firefox By the End of 2015
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:05PM Firefox 38 Arrives With DRM Required To Watch Netflix
Sunday May 03, 2015 @09:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Friday March 27, 2015 @07:14PM UK Licensing Site Requires MSIE Emulation, But Won't Work With MSIE
Thursday March 05, 2015 @08:58AM Firefox 37 To Check Security Certificates Via Blocklist
Thursday January 22, 2015 @12:50PM Adobe Patches One Flash Zero Day, Another Still Unfixed
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @04:59PM Firefox 35 Arrives With MP4 Playback On Mac, Android Download Manager Support