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September 24, 2005

Google Toolbar (final) now available for Firefox

Google Toolbar (final) is now available for Firefox. Google Toolbar was available as beta version in July this year. Download official Google Toolbar. A screenshot of Google Toolbar in Firefox: Join our discussions - "Official Google Toolbar now available for...
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September 22, 2005

Mozilla 1.7.12 released

SillyDog701 member Juha-Matti Laurio told us an updated version (ver 1.7.12) of Mozilla Suite (previously known as Mozilla Application Suite) has released. This version release fixes IDN buffer overflow security and Command Line URL Injection (UNIX/Lnux) security issues. Mozilla Suite...
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September 21, 2005

Firefox 1.0.7 released

SillyDog701 member Juha-Matti Laurio told us an updated version (ver 1.0.7) of Mozilla Firefox has been released. This version release fixes IDN buffer overflow security and Command Line URL Injection (UNIX/Lnux) security issues. Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 Release Candidate was available...
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Firefox reaches 90 million downloads

SillyDog701 member Juha-Matti Laurio told us Mozilla Firefox has reached 90 million downloads. Firefox reached 80 million download on 15th August this year. It only has 10 more million to go. Congratulations to Mozilla Foundation....
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September 20, 2005

Netscape Releases Browser Theme Kit

According to BetaNews.com, Netscape has released Theme Kit (SDK) for creating themes (or skins) for Netscape 8. The Netscape Theme Park hosts skins for the new browser that can be submitted by users. Netscape has also posted an SDK that...
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Opera 8.5 released, no more ads

Opera Software has released version 8.5 of Opera browser. The biggest difference... no banner, no license fee, completely free! According to Opera: Opera has removed the banners, found within our browser, and the licensing fee. Opera’s growth, due to tremendous...
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September 19, 2005

Open source software slows down patches

According to Australian IT, the gap between a vulnerability and the patch to fix it is larger, due to open source software (OSS), Mozilla Firefox was mentioned. THE growing popularity of open-source browsers and software may be responsible for the...
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September 15, 2005

SeaMonkey 1.0 Alpha released

Last March, the Mozilla Foundation announced that they would officially put an end to new development of the Mozilla Application Suite. Now, over seven months later, the SeaMonkey Council has made available the first alpha release of the SeaMonkey browser...
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Camino 1.0 Alpha 1 releases

SillyDog701 member Billy Miller told us Mozilla Foundation released Camino 1.0 Alpha 1. Camino 0.9 Alpha 2 was released on 18th July this year, there was no 0.9 final. This latest version of native Mac OS X browser features faster...
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September 14, 2005

Firefox 1.0.7 and Mozilla 1.7.12 Release Candidates available

SillyDog701 member Juha-Matti Laurio informed us that Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 RC and Mozilla Suite 1.7.12 RC are available with several security fixes, including a solution for the IDN link buffer overflow vulnerability. MozillaZine also reports stability improvements. International domain names...
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September 9, 2005

Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Beta 1 released

SillyDog701 member Billy Miller told us The Mozilla Foundation has released the first beta release of Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 available. Mozilla Thunderbird 1.5 Beta 1 is the first Mozilla Thunderbird release since the Gecko 1.8 branch was created in mid-August....
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IDN buffer overflow security issue

"Host:" Paramater Buffer Overflow Vulnerability SillyDog701 member J-M recently posted to the Message Centre about a new vulnerability in Firefox and other Mozilla-based products. A vulnerability has been identified in Mozilla Firefox, which could be exploited by remote attackers to...
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September 8, 2005

Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta 1 released

The Mozilla Foundation has made the first beta release of Mozilla Firefox 1.5 available. Mozilla Firefox 1.5 Beta 1 is the first Mozilla Firefox release since the Gecko 1.8 branch was created in mid-August. A list of noteble new features...
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September 7, 2005

Sunbird/Calendar slow, new version coming

Sunbird, a standard alone calendar extension, and Calendar, a calendar extension for Mozilla products may seem to be very quiet in the last few months. In fact, there were lots of work on the Sunbird/Calendar codebase, according to Simon Paquet....
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September 1, 2005

Firefox 1.5 Beta set for Sept. 8

According to BetaNews and MozillaZine, Mozilla has announced its beta schedule for the upcoming release of Firefox 1.5 Beta will be released on 8th September, followed by a second beta on 5th October. The development tree for Firefox 1.5 Beta...
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