Firefox plug-in NoScript 2.0 released

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Firefox plug-in NoScript 2.0 released

Post by Ruhe on 28/7/2010, 21:27

NoScript creator Giorgio Maone has announced the release of version 2.0 of his open source extension for Mozilla's Firefox browser that blocks the execution of JavaScript, Java, Flash and other plug-ins or scripted content. The add-on for Firefox includes a white list to allow scripts from certain web sites and helps to prevent clickjacking attacks, which involve a crafted web site inserting a transparent iFrame underneath the user's cursor. Victims believe that they are clicking on the displayed web page, when in fact they are actually clicking on control elements (e.g. buttons) on a transparent iFrame from another website.

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Re: Firefox plug-in NoScript 2.0 released

Post by noorismail on 29/7/2010, 00:08

Thanks Ruhe.

I am going to give NoScript another try,and this time I intend to stick with it.

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Re: Firefox plug-in NoScript 2.0 released

Post by Ruhe on 29/7/2010, 01:03

I'm using it "always on" for a veeeery long time now, without problems.
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