Firefox 3.0.7 Released

March 4, 2009 – 6:35 PM

Firefox 3.0.7 has been released today and this version fixes several issues found in Firefox 3.0.6.


  • Fixed several security issues:
  • -URL spoofing with invisible control characters
    -Upgrade PNG library to fix memory safety hazards
    -XML data theft via RDFXMLDataSource and cross-domain redirect
    -Mozilla Firefox XUL Linked Clones Double Free Vulnerability
    -Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:

  • Fixed several stability issues.
  • Official releases for the Estonian, Kannada, and Telugu languages are now available.
  • Items in the “File” menu show as inactive after using the “Print” item from that menu – switching to a new tab restores them (bug 425844). This issue has been fixed.
  • For some users, cookies would appear to go “missing” after a few days (bug 444600).
  • Mac users of the Flashblock add-on, experienced an issue where sound from the Flash plug-in would continue to play for a short time after closing a tab or window (bug 474022).
  • Fixed several issues related to accessibility features.
  1. 2 Responses to “Firefox 3.0.7 Released”

  2. Be careful upgrading….the dreaded “The connection to the server was reset while the page was loading” issue from quite some time ago is back…..

    By Joe on Mar 6, 2009

  3. Joe,

    On Windows or Linux? I haven’t heard this in almost 2 years. No problems at all here. I updated 5 of my personal machines running XP, Vista, and Ubuntu.

    By manunkind on Mar 6, 2009

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