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Firefox 41 patches critical vulnerabilities


Securityweek - (International) Mozilla released updates addressing 30 vulnerabilities in Firefox version 41, including use-after-free bugs with IndexedDB and manipulation of HyperText Markup Language (HTML) content that could lead to an exploitable crash, memory safety bugs that can be exploited to execute arbitrary code, and two flaws involving cross-origin resource sharing (CORS)"preflight" request handling, among others.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:25:19