Monday, August 17, 2015

Firefox 40 Begins Warning Users About Unsigned Add-Ons [feedly]

Firefox 40 Begins Warning Users About Unsigned Add-Ons
http://threatpost.com/firefox-40-begins-warning-users-about-unsigned-add-ons/114237

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With Tuesday's release of Firefox 40, Mozilla has begun the process of requiring all add-ons for the browser to be signed. The company announced the forthcoming change in February, and Firefox 40 is the first version to warn users about unsigned add-ons. The goal for the change in policy is to protect users from malicious extensions […]