"The Mozilla Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to
preserving choice and promoting innovation on the Internet, today
released an update to its award-winning Firefox 1.0 browser. The
Firefox security update is available for the 27 million users who
have already downloaded the free browser. The Mozilla Foundation
encourages all users to download the update, which is available now
on all platforms at www.mozilla.org.
"'Regular security updates are essential for maintaining a safe
browsing experience for our users,' said Chris Hofmann, director of
engineering for the Mozilla Foundation. 'The Mozilla Foundation has
developed a community of users and developers who continuously
provide feedback on Mozilla software, and as a result of that
constant vigilance, we are able to provide quick and effective
responses to security vulnerabilities...'"