Firefox 4 Set to Improve Security
Sep 08, 2010, 19:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
"The race to accelerate browser features continues as Mozilla
developers race towards the finish line to get the finished version
of the Firefox 4 Web browser out the door.
"The first Firefox 4 beta was released in early July of this
year and the final release is due by the end of the year. Along the
way to its final generally available release, Mozilla developers
have been issuing milestone releases with new features and bug
fixes. Firefox 4 development is occurring at a time when rival
browser vendor Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) is updating it Chrome browser
to version 6 and Microsoft is working on Internet Explorer 9.
"Firefox 4 Beta 5 is set to debut this week providing testers
with new hardware accelerated graphics capabilities and an
implementation of the IETF HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS)