Mozilla turns off update notification as it works on stability problem

Mozilla has reportedly stopped issuing security updates for its open source Firefox web browser as it looks into a bug that is causing some users’ systems to crash. According to InfoWorld, the non-profit organisation behind the development of Firefox is no longer alerting users of older versions to upgrade to the latest releases – typically users automatically receive an update notification within 24-48 hours of the release being available.

Last week the browser maker issued updates for Firefox, version 3.6.9 and 3.5.12, to address a total of 15 vulnerabilities, with 10 of them rated as critical by the developers.

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