Jump to content


Pale Moon Version 27.0.2 Released as DiD


  • Please log in to reply
No replies to this topic

#1 OFFLINE   Corrine

Corrine

    The Mystical Rose

  • Forum Admins
  • 4,031 posts

Posted 02 December 2016 - 12:27 PM

Pale Moon has been updated to Version 27.0.2, released as a DiD* patched update that fixes the crash at the root of CVE-2016-9079.  The update also includes usability fixes.

Also note that Firefox Compatibility mode has been by default for the useragent string.  This was necessary because sites, including Google, Apple and Microsoft, still use that method for determining "browser features".



    *DiD stands for "Defense-in-Depth" and is a fix that does not apply to an actively exploitable vulnerability in Pale Moon but prevents future vulnerabilities caused by the same code when surrounding code changes, exposing the problem.

Release Notes
Posted Image

Take a walk through the "Security Garden" -- Where Everything is Coming up Roses!

Remember - A day without laughter is a day wasted.
May the wind sing to you and the sun rise in your heart.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users