The Mozilla Foundation has released a patch for a critical security hole in its open source Firefox browser.
The bug could be used by remote attackers to crash the browser or install their own malicious code on users’ machines.
The Firefox 126.96.36.199 update fixes the vulnerability, which was found in Firefox 188.8.131.52 – itself only issued in mid-April.
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Firefox now has around 10% of the browser market and is number two behind Microsoft’s Internet Explorer.