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I made a new revision with the changes. About Contact Us Donate Contribute to this site Privacy Cookies Legal Report Trademark Abuse Mozilla: Twitter (@mozilla) Facebook (Mozilla) Instagram (@mozillagram) Firefox: Twitter (@firefox) Facebook (Firefox) YouTube (firefoxchannel) English (US) Sign AliceWyman ‎13-07-2015 02:50 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎13-07-2015 02:50 AM I made some revisions to Step 5 (Reinstall Firefox) I posted a reply to Ed in the KB article forum thread he started, here: https://support.mozilla.org/forums/knowledge-base-articles/708530?last=47977#post-47977 AliceWyman ‎12-07-2013 06:23 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to this contact form

we have a section that covers this already - maybe we can prioritise it within the article as well. Refresh has grown on me. If you're having problems with Firefox, refreshing it can help. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/reset-preferences-fix-problems/history https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/firefox-support-troubleshooting-guide/history https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-to-set-the-home-page/history https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/frequently-asked-questions/history https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/troubleshoot-extensions-themes-to-fix-problems/history AliceWyman ‎19-12-2014 01:05 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎19-12-2014 01:05 PM As far as updating https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/products/firefox/privacy-and-security

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The article Mixed content blocking in Firefox tells you more about Firefox's content blocking security feature. I started working on a common response for using that to collect troubleshooting info for certificate issues in Firefox. (not sure if this is relevant, but will post a link to See instructions on how to create a new profile.

How can I get back to normal? In the Time Range to clear: drop-down, select Everything. As for the background, How to resolve weak crypto error messages on Firefox redirects to this article (see "What links here"). Firefox Security Add Ons Thanks!

I made a new revision to change Safe Mode to step 3. Safari Security Features should be added to a SUMO KB article on Java issues but I think it belongs under the "Troubleshooting" section of the Use the Java plugin to view interactive content on View a Certificate When you have browsed to a website whose web address starts with https, there will be a lock icon at the begining of the address bar. https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/ A common situation is when the certificate is actually for a different part of the same site.

Issuer: Identifies the entity that issued the certificate. Firefox Security Warning This is common for intranet websites that aren't available publicly and you may bypass the warning for such sites. The current summary is: Fix problems like slowness, crashing, unwanted toolbars, search hijacking and more by restoring Firefox to default settings while saving your important data. Showing results for  Search instead for  Did you mean:  Mozilla Support - English : Fix Problems : Procedures to diagnose and fix problems : Troubleshoot and diagnose Firefox problems Options Article

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That leaves only the Java test page at java.com for testing Java. https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-allow-java-trusted-sites The certificate is not trusted because the issuer certificate is unknown The certificate is not trusted because the issuer certificate is unknown.The server might not be sending the appropriate intermediate certificates.An Firefox Security Vs Chrome In that case the user is using an unsupported version of Firefox. Firefox Security Settings scoobidiver ‎12-08-2011 12:05 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎12-08-2011 12:05 AM Chris_Ilias said we should use getfirefox.com for now That

Beginning with Firefox version 52, support has ended for all NPAPI plugins except for Adobe Flash. weblink I edited the "Reinstall Firefox" section to account for that. This is from the original bug that initiated the now reverted block for Firefox 24: https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=914690#c83 Benjamin Smedberg [:bsmedberg] 2013-10-23 09:12:41 PDT We certainly will be making java CtP by default Looking at the knowledge base dashboard show's it at number 12. Mozilla Firefox Security Features

Customize this article Firefox Version 51 Version 50 Version 49 Version 48 Version 47 Version 46 Version 45 Linux Mac Windows XP Windows 7/Vista Windows 8 Windows 10 Firefox for Android People get angry when they use the feature and it doesn't fix their problems, and they end up with no extensions, Applications settings (mimeTypes.rdf) and preferences (prefs.js) are reset to defaults, AliceWyman ‎31-12-2014 05:04 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎31-12-2014 05:04 PM I also like Refresh Firefox - reset add-ons and http://casualobserver.net/firefox-security/firefox-security-warning.html Valid-To: The expiration date.

Also check that the URL begins with "https" in the location bar when making transactions online. Mozilla Firefox Security Updates For more information and screenshots, see this wiki.albany.edu article and this wordpress article. In the meantime I made a new revision to Forum Response - Activate Java based on your edits and added it to common forum responses.

Or maybe we dont write things like that for advance users in the articles?

If you are a CA and would like your CA certificate(s) considered for inclusion in Mozilla, please see the Mozilla CA certificate policy. Don't enter any personal information into forms displayed at such a site, and if you have any concerns whatsoever about your security, just close the browser window. How do I control when an untrusted applet or application runs in my web browser? Internet Explorer Security Features The top section of the panel shows you whether the current connection is classified as secure and if there is any insecure content that Firefox may be blocking on a website

if this problem persists more also check ur adobe air , flash player , shockwave player ............. http://www.java.com/en/download/faq/java_win64bit.xml I've also added a thread to the Use the Java plugin to view interactive content on websites article discussion: https://support.mozilla.org/kb/use-java-plugin-to-view-interactive-content/discuss/5173 Add "Java is installed but the plugin is missing from AliceWyman ‎11-05-2015 03:00 PM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎11-05-2015 03:00 PM I removed the TOC as a workaround. his comment is here About Contact Us Donate Contribute to this site Privacy Cookies Legal Report Trademark Abuse Mozilla: Twitter (@mozilla) Facebook (Mozilla) Instagram (@mozillagram) Firefox: Twitter (@firefox) Facebook (Firefox) YouTube (firefoxchannel) English (US)

scoobidiver ‎05-08-2011 12:18 AM Mark as Read Mark as New Bookmark Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report abuse ‎05-08-2011 12:18 AM I've two comments: The 64-bit folder path change is since it is obviously a hot topic and often also a retention issue, that might lead users to leave the browser, we should try to keep the content in here as With the "High" setting the user is always warned before any unsigned application is run to prevent silent exploitation. https://blogs.oracle.com/security/entry/security_alert_for_cve_2013 https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2013/01/11/protecting-users-against-java-vulnerability/comment-pag...

For more information on any of these solutions, please check the related documentation. See also http://javatester.org/index.htm which says, Oct. 17, 2013: OS X Snow Leopard (10.6) clarification: I have seen it reported twice on websites with many readers that Apple does not allow Java About Contact Us Donate Contribute to this site Privacy Cookies Legal Report Trademark Abuse Mozilla: Twitter (@mozilla) Facebook (Mozilla) Instagram (@mozillagram) Firefox: Twitter (@firefox) Facebook (Firefox) YouTube (firefoxchannel) English (US) Sign In the message panel, click Allow and Remember.

This new option causes a couple of problems: 1. but that doesn't mention reporting errors, and the note at the top of this article says that this article doesn't apply to Firefox 43 and below. I guess mozilla.com is good for now. We can wait for Joni.

redirects (not sure how) to "Reset Firefox -- easily fix most problems" https://support.mozilla.org/kb/reset-firefox-easy-fix-most-problems which is in the Administration category and its History is: May 13, 2014 12:31:46 AM Current MT jsavage after downgraded the flash player to 10.3 everything was spot on.