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Open Source doesn't automatically mean safetyDec 18, 2009, 18:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
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"Yesterday, Mozilla fixed ten security bugs in Firefox. If you haven't upgraded Firefox to 3.5.6 yet, you can do so now. I'll wait for you. Done? Good. You're better off than a friend of mine who, I discovered, was still running Firefox 3.0.0. His logic? It's Firefox and open source therefore it's still safer than, say, Internet Explorer 6. Oh dear.
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