[CentOS] Firefox in CentOSPlus?

Mike Stankovic mlists2006 at yahoo.com
Sun May 14 16:49:55 UTC 2006

Firefox is a security fix from mozilla (see

>From that page you see :-

Firefox is a security update that is part of
our ongoing program to provide a safe Internet
experience for our 

customers. We recommend that all users upgrade to this
latest version.

    * Security fix for denial of service
vulnerability. (see

Release Date: May 2, 2006

Inline with its goals, the Fedora Project does not
provide backports and so they released as a
security update. They did not put a message on
Fedora-announce as they did with in April. But
you can see the announcement at :-

Update Information:

A bug was found in the way Firefox handles
iframe.contentWindow.focus() calls.  A malicious web
page could potentially execute arbitrary code as the
user running firefox.

Users of Firefox are advised to update to this
which contains a version of Firefox not vulnerable to
this issue.

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