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First ZeroDay Exploit Hits Firefox
The Mozilla Firefox browser has its first ever Zeroday exploit. The bug is rated as 'highly critical' by several security organizations. Successful exploit can lead to a hacker having full control over the target computer. (FIXED. See below) No Longer Supported

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