Security Update:Firefox 49.02 Released to Address High Vulnerability
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Mozilla Firefox Users
Mozilla has released Firefox 49.0.2 to address a High impact security vulnerability.
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to Mozilla Foundation Security Advisory 2016-87, Security Vulnerabilities Fixed in Firefox 49.0.2, at https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/security/advisories/mfsa2016-87/.
- Firefox 49.0.1 and below
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of your computer.
HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
Update your software
- If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
- If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, Firefox is setup by default to auto update.
- IT Security - http://it.ucsf.edu/security