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More on LinuxToday Mozilla Fixes Firefox Flaws, Misses One

Dec 20, 2006, 15:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

"Mozilla today updated Firefox 2.0 for the first time, but the upgrade lacks at least one fix for a well known and already disclosed flaw in the open source browsers.

"In late November, a Password Manager flaw was reported in Firefox, leaving users at risk for having their log-in information misappropriated by malicious sites.

"The flaw allows a maliciously crafted page to auto-fill a form with credentials intended for another site..."

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