Mozilla Launches Firefox 17 for all platforms
Today Mozilla has released Firefox 17, an update to its popular browser becomes the latest stable version. Your download is available to everyone from their official website. Even if you’re a Firefox user, the browser should be updated automatically the next time you start it. The main feature to note in this version is the automatic locking vulnerable plugins.
Mozilla has focused much on the security section. Your feature click-to-play aims to stop the execution of insecure plugins, ie without updating, such as older versions of Adobe Flash or Reader. In the event that the block, the browser displays a box for the user to update them. However, if you decide to do it later, you can run them if you wish.
In the social aspect, thanks to the new Social API support have included Facebook Messenger. To activate it, you must go to this page and click on the button. Subsequently, while the web can sail both chat with contacts through a frame that is located on the right side of the browser.
Mozilla has remembered developers and has included more features highlighting the live editor HTML. They have also added a new panel to DOM editing in real time. They have also updated the web console and improved debugging tool.
For users of Apple , know that Mozilla Firefox 17 fails to support Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard. Instead, they have added support for notifications center Mac OS X 10.8.
Firefox 17 includes a number of improvements in the field of security, social and web development. It is available for PC, Mac and Linux. As I said in the introduction, you should upgrade as soon as you enter the browser. However, if you do not, always you can download it from their website.Tags: Browsers, Firefox, Mozilla