Re: Mozilla is evil!
- Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:43:04 -0800
- From: Sailfish <NIXCAPSsailfish@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Mozilla is evil!
My bloviated meandering follows what Hartdonor graced us with on 1/22/2018 11:58 PM:
On Tue, 23 Jan 2018 15:24:31 +1100, in mozilla.general, LuciferMorningstar wrote:Like many others I had to revert back to 56 and set it to never update since 57 is mostly unusable. Now Mozilla are trying to trick me into installing their broken version by poping up a message which saysYour Firefox is critically out of date. An update is required to stay secure. And there is a button like [Update Now]Why do Mozilla want people to run a flawed version of Firefox? Is there a backdoor in it. Very suspicious.Because 57.0.4 has the Spectre mitigation built in. 56 doesn't.
Today's 56ESR update added it, more at: REF: https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2018-01/ [excerpt quote=\" Speculative execution side-channel attack ("Spectre") \" /] -- Sailfish Rare Mozilla Stuff: http://tinyurl.com/z86x3sg _______________________________________________ general mailing list general@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/general