Firefox 8.0 Released – Improved Security and Stability Along with Other Important Updates!

Home » Web Design Blog » TrueHit News » Firefox 8.0 Released – Improved Security and Stability Along with Other Important Updates!

Firefox version 8.0 has been released with the following release notes:

FireFox

  • Add-ons installed by third party programs are now disabled by default
  • Added a one-time add-on selection dialog to manage previously installed add-ons
  • Added Twitter to the search bar for select locales. Additional locale support will be added in the future
  • Added a preference to load tabs on demand, improving start-up time when windows are restored
  • Improved performance and memory handling when using <audio> and <video> elements
  • Added CORS support for cross-domain textures in WebGL
  • Added support for HTML5 context menus
  • Added support for insertAdjacentHTML
  • Improved CSS hyphen support for many languages
  • Improved WebSocket support
  • Fixed several stability issues
  • Fixed several security issues

Click here to visit the Firefox download page.

Also, make sure to click here and check to see if you are using the latest version of Flash. If you are not, download the file, close your browsers, and install. this is important for your web security.