Mozilla

Mozilla locks nosy Avast, AVG extensions out of Firefox store amid row over web privacy

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/12/04/avast_avg_mozilla_takedown/

11 hrs ago

Add-ons accused of slurping every URL netizens visit

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Mozilla launches Firefox Private Network VPN for $4.99 per month

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/03/mozilla-launches-firefox-private-network-vpn-for-4-99-per-month/

2 days ago

Mozilla continues to expand its products and services beyond the Firefox web browser. Firefox Private Network was launched as the first product of the revamped Test Pilot program that Mozilla put on […]

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Mozilla removes all Avast Firefox extensions

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/12/03/mozilla-removes-all-avast-firefox-extensions/

2 days ago

If you search for Avast or AVG on the official Mozilla Add-ons website, you may notice that no results by these companies are returned. Neither Avast Online Security or SafePrice, nor AVG […]

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Mozilla revenue dropped in 2018 but it is still doing well

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/26/mozilla-revenue-dropped-in-2018-but-it-is-still-doing-well/

a week ago

Mozilla published the organization's Annual Report for the year 2018 on November 25, 2019. The report, an audited financial statement, provides information on income and expenses in the year 2018. One of […]

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Microsoft joins Google and Mozilla in adopting DNS over HTTPS data security protocol

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/11/19/microsoft_joins_doh/

2 weeks ago

Some concerned it hands too much power to too few

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Mozilla Taiwan releases Firefox Lite 2.0 for Android

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/12/mozilla-taiwan-releases-firefox-lite-2-0-for-android/

3 weeks ago

Mozilla has created several Android web browsers in the recent past: from classic Firefox and Firefox Preview to Firefox Focus and Firefox Lite. Firefox Lite 1.0 was released last year by Mozilla […]

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Mozilla bans all extensions that execute remote code

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/05/mozilla-bans-all-extensions-that-execute-remote-code/

4 weeks ago

Mozilla added a number of extensions for the Firefox web browser that execute code remotely to the organization's blocklist in the beginning of November. The bugzilla listing shows only IDs of the […]

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Mozilla Firefox 70.0.1 release information

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/11/01/mozilla-firefox-70-0-1-release-information/

a month ago

Mozilla released Firefox 70.0.1 on October 31, 2019 to the web browser's stable channel. The new Firefox version addresses several issues including a major issue that caused some pages or page elements […]

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Mozilla working on native Firefox translation feature

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/20/mozilla-working-on-native-firefox-translation-feature/

2 months ago

Mozilla is working on integrating a native translation feature in the organization's Firefox web browser that does not rely on cloud services. One of the advantages that the Chrome browser has over […]

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Mozilla about to launch VPN beta

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/10/16/mozilla-about-to-launch-vpn-beta/

2 months ago

Mozilla, maker of the Firefox web browser, will launch the first beta of its upcoming VPN service in the coming weeks. The organization launched Firefox Private Network in September 2019 which added […]

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Mozilla disables TLS 1.0 and 1.1 in Firefox Nightly in preparation of deprecation

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/29/mozilla-disables-tls-1-0-and-1-1-in-firefox-nightly-in-preparation-of-deprecation/

2 months ago

Firefox maker Mozilla disabled support for the protocols TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 in recent versions of the Firefox Nightly web browser. Major browser makers such as Mozilla and Google announced in […]

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DoH! Mozilla assures UK minister that DNS-over-HTTPS won't be default in Firefox for Britons

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/24/mozilla_backtracks_doh_for_uk_users/

2 months ago

As Reg readers will know, you'll have to click a few buttons first

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Mozilla will release a new Firefox version every 4 weeks from 2020 on

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/17/mozilla-will-release-a-new-firefox-version-every-4-weeks-from-2020-on/

3 months ago

Mozilla announced on September 17, 2019 that it will speed up the Firefox release cycle from 2020 onward for all Firefox channels. New Firefox versions get released every six to eight weeks […]

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Mozilla relaunches the Firefox Test Pilot program to test privacy-focused products

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/10/mozilla-relaunches-the-firefox-test-pilot-program-to-test-privacy-focused-products/

3 months ago

Mozilla relaunched the Firefox Test Pilot program on September 10, 2019 to test privacy-focused products. The organization shut down the program twice already, the last time in January 2019. The second "Test […]

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Mozilla Firefox to begin slow rollout of DNS-over-HTTPS by default at the end of the month

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/09/09/mozilla_firefox_dns/

3 months ago

To protect query privacy, browser maker will run everything through Cloudflare

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Mozilla plans to roll out DNS over HTTPS to US users in late September 2019

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/07/mozilla-plans-to-roll-out-dns-over-https-to-us-users-in-late-september-2019/

3 months ago

Starting in late September 2019, DNS over HTTPS (DoH) is going to be rolled out to Firefox users in the United States. DNS over HTTPS encrypts DNS requests to improve security and […]

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Firefox Add-ons Warning: This extension isn't monitored by Mozilla

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/06/firefox-add-ons-warning-this-extension-isnt-monitored-by-mozilla/

3 months ago

Firefox users who open the official Firefox Add-ons repository may notice a new warning message displayed on most extension pages. The warning reads: "This extension isn't monitored by Mozilla. Make sure you […]

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Mozilla won't follow Google in limiting APIs in coming Extensions Manifest v3

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/09/03/mozilla-wont-follow-google-in-limiting-apis-in-coming-extensions-manifest-v3/

3 months ago

Google revealed some time ago that it was working on a new Extensions Manifest file for the Chrome web browser. The company published an early draft of the Manifest v3 file and […]

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Mozilla revamps Firefox's HTTPS address bar information

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/13/mozilla-revamps-firefoxs-https-address-bar-information/

4 months ago

Mozilla plans to make changes to the information that the organization's Firefox browser displays in its address bar when it connects to sites. Firefox displays an i-icon and a lock symbol currently […]

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