A researcher has identified a vulnerability in Firefox's basic authentication dialog that may help phishers fool users into false feelings of security.
Friday, 14 December 2007 09:49

Apache gains Yahoo! sponsorship

Yahoo! has become a platinum sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, which supports the Apache web server and other open source projects.
An update for Camino, the 'Mac native' Gecko-based browser delivers security fixes, improved compatibility with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, stability improvements and other changes.
OpenOffice 2.3.1 fixes a variety of bugs, but one of the most important concerns a vulnerability in the database engine shipped with the package.
Firefox has been released hot on the heels of, which suffered from "a compatibility issue with some websites and extensions".
Thursday, 29 November 2007 02:56

Google competition targets teens

A Google-sponsored competition aims to encourage the involvement of secondary students in open source projects.
The latest release of the popular Firefox open source web browser fixes a trio of security flaws described by Mozilla as being of high impact.
Friday, 23 November 2007 09:04

Pollies back Open Source

If politicians' attitudes towards Open Source software affects the way you'll vote in tomorrow's Federal election, you may be interested in the results of a…
Thursday, 22 November 2007 01:00

Firefox nears release

A new version of Firefox containing a fix for a security vulnerability is expected next week.
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