"Firefox has just hit 400 million downloads. That's a
significant milestone for the browser, why do you think there's
been so much interest?
"I think there was a huge need from people for a secure and
accessible browser. Browsers hadn't been evolving for close to six
years, but the web was. The browser had been dead while Microsoft
was asleep at the wheel. Malware attacks and pop-ups became common
and people got fed up with it..."