FireFox 3.5.1 has been released

FireFox 3.5.1 was released on July 16th 2009 to fix several security and stability issues. One of the major bug fixes was for a security issue with the software's browser's TraceMonkey JavaScript engine. Mozilla is one of its comments had stated "Just-In-Time" (JIT) compiler used for JavaScript. A crash could result in an exploitable memory corruption problem that could, under certain cases, be exploited by an attacker to run arbitrary code, like malware”. This release also speeds up launch time on some Windows systems.

Here are some important links for this release

Security Issues fixed in FireFox 3.5.1

List of changes in FireFox 3.5.1

Firefox 3.5 release notes

The latest version of FireFox can be downloaded over here

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Suprotim Agarwal
Suprotim Agarwal, ASP.NET Architecture MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional) works as an Architect Consultant and provides consultancy on how to design and develop Web applications.

Suprotim is also the founder and primary contributor to DevCurry, DotNetCurry and SQLServerCurry. He is the Editor of a Developer Magazine called DNC Magazine. He has also written two EBooks 51 Recipes using jQuery with ASP.NET Controls. and The Absolutely Awesome jQuery CookBook

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