Firefox suffers 'extremely critical' security hole

Tuesday, 10 May 2005, 7:50 AM EST

Firefox has two unpatched security holes that could allow an attacker to take control of a user's computer system, and exploit code is already circulating on the Internet, security researchers have warned.

A patch is expected shortly, but users can protect themselves in the meantime by switching off JavaScript.

By Matthew Broersma at Computerworld.

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