[German]Mozilla's developers have released the versions 107.0.0 and 102.5.0 ESR of the Firefox browser on November 15, 2022. The ESR versions are maintenance updates that are supposed to fix bugs. Firefox 107 is a new development branch. In both updates, vulnerabilities are fixed. Thanks to the reader for the tip.
Firefox 107 is a new development branch. According to the release notes, the update brings the new features listed below.
- Firefox instance performance has been improved when Microsoft's IME and Defender retrieve the URL of a focused document in Windows 11 version 22H2.
- Power profiling – the visualization of performance data recorded by web browsers – is now supported on Linux and Mac with Intel CPUs, in addition to Windows 11 and Apple Silicon.
In addition, several vulnerabilities in Firefox have been fixed, with some rated as high. The list of vulnerabilities can be found on this site.
Firefox 102.5 ESR
Versions 102.5 with long-term support (ESR) has also been released and should also close vulnerabilities. Firefox should update itself automatically, but can be downloaded from this website for various platforms (the variant is to be selected via the list boxes displayed).
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