Re: Reverting firefox-esr upgrade in Buster
- Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2018 11:48:48 +1300
- From: Ben Caradoc-Davies <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Reverting firefox-esr upgrade in Buster
On 09/11/2018 03:53, Cindy-Sue Causey wrote:
But... bank account STILL does not work...
out IMMEDIATELY because it wasn't available.
security issue prone to the point folks are trying to wipe it from the
Net. So WHY is a bank so dependent on it that my bank's website almost
I use and recommend Firefox with NoScript. Recent NoScript supports
default and protects you from a range of threats even for origins from
I also use Adblock Plus because ads are a known delivery mechanism for
malicious content. The combination of NoScript and Adblock Plus has the
side benefit of making we browsing much faster.
If you are paranoid, you can use a dedicated Firefox profile for your
internet banking. If you are super-paranoid, you can run Firefox on a
dedicated virtual machine. A freshly booted non-writeable live image for
each banking session will prevent malicious state from being persisted
on the client VM. As long as the host machine has not been compromised,
in which case all bets are off.
the internet. I prefer RESTful architectures.
Ben Caradoc-Davies <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Transient Software Limited <https://transient.nz/>