Mozilla released Firefox 83.0 with new impartments on page load performance, repaired the Zero-day bug, presents HTTPS-Only Mode., and different other functions.
Firefox 80.3 will let you experience the page loading efficiency by as much as 15%, page responsiveness by approximately 12%, and reduced memory usage by as much as 8%.
Mozilla also repaired 21 vulnerabilities which including 5 high severity vulnerabilities, 11 moderate vulnerabilities, and 5 low seriousness vulnerabilities that affected the previous version of Firefox.
Firefox 83.0 now support the AcroForm PDF types innovation that allow users to fill out, print, and save supported PDF kinds and the PDF audience.
HTTPS-only Mode enables to modify the URL automatically to continue with HTTPS version, for instance, If users will type http:// URLs, it will instantly alter into safe https:// URLs. You can allow it in Firefox Preferences.
Firefox Search Features Improvements
According to Mozilla release notes, following improvement has actually been applied in this Firefox 83.0:-.
Firefox 83.0 released with the repairs of Heap buffer overflow in “FreeType” zero-day vulnerability that active attacks versus Google Chrome and Firefox.
Mozilla has actually fixed the “CVE-2020-15999″ and the vulnerability was being exploited in large against both Firefox and Chrome and is only affected the Linux and Android running systems.
” In Freetype, if PNG images were embedded into fonts, the Load_SBit_Png function included an integer overflow that caused a load buffer overflow, memory corruption, and an exploitable crash.”.
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Zero-day Bug Fixes.
You can upgrade to Firefox 83 by going to Options ->> Help ->> About Firefox..
You can dowload the most recent version of Firefox 83.0 here:;.
Selecting an online search engine at the bottom of the search panel now goes into search mode for that engine, enabling you to see recommendations (if offered) for your search terms. The old habits (right away carrying out a search) is readily available with a shift-click.
When Firefox autocompletes the URL of among your search engines, you can now search with that engine straight in the address bar by picking the faster way in the address bar results.
Weve included buttons at the bottom of the search panel to enable you to search your bookmarks, open tabs, and history.