Firefox 2.0.0.3 updates security, stability

Thursday, 22 March 2007, 12:09 AM EST

Mozilla released new security and stability updates for both versions of its Firefox browser and for its Internet application suite, SeaMonkey. The new updates eradicate a minor FTP PASV port-scanning vulnerability, a Mozilla spokesperson said.

A malicious web page hosted on a specially-coded FTP server could exploit this weakness to perform a rudimentary port-scan of machines inside the firewall of the victim.

At DesktopLinux.

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