Netscape releases four critical patches

Wednesday, 27 July 2005, 3:40 AM EST

Netscape has released a series of fixes for serious security flaws in its browser and, incredibly, listed a further 10 that it has yet to patch.

The Netscape 8.0.3.1 update repairs the most serious security flaws in Firefox, on which Netscape is based, the company said. But it also stated that the current version of Netscape 8 also contains 10 other flaws that will be fixed in the coming weeks.

By Matthew Broersma at InfoWorld.

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