Fx 2.0.0.17/3.0.2 Released

Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2008 by El Guru in Firefox, Fx 2.0, Fx 3.0, Mozilla News, Releases

Firefox 3.0.3 Released

Firefox 2.0.0.17 & 3.0.2 updates been released.  See Firefox 3.0.2 Release Notes for more details. Current Firefox 2/3 users may obtain Firefox 2.0.0.17/3.0.2 manually via the Check for Updates… option from the Help menu. Automatic upgrade (for those who have this feature enabled) should occur within the next 24-48 hours. Alternatively, users may also download Firefox 3.0.2 directly by going to http://getfirefox.com and Fx 2.0.0.17 from http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all.html.

What’s New in Firefox 3.0.2

Firefox 3.0.2 contains the following updates:

  • Fixed several security issues.
  • Fixed several stability issues.
  • Official releases for Sinhala and Slovene are now available.
  • Beta releases for Bengali, Galician, Hindi, Icelandic, Kannada, Marathi, Telegu, and Thai are available for testing.
  • Fixed a number of minor issues with the layout of certain web pages.
  • Fixed several theme issues that affected right-to-left locales.
  • Fixed issue that caused some users with customized toolbars to have their Back and Forward buttons go missing (bug 426026)
  • Add new Extended Validation (EV) roots to Firefox 3.0.2.
  • On certain IDN sites, the password manager would not fill in username and password details properly.
  • Fixed several hangs and crashes that occurred when using screen readers.
  • Fixed Mac-specific issues:
    • Keyboard shortcuts would stop working in some cases.
    • Japanese, Korean, Chinese and Indic characters can not be entered (using IME) into text fields in Flash objects (bug 357670)
    • Firefox 3.0.1 could not be used when the user profile is stored on an AFP directory (bug 417037)
  • See the Firefox 3.0.1 release notes for previous changes.


Comments
  1. […] was being delayed a week due to regressions found during the QA process. Shortly after the release was announced due to a major password related vulnerability in Firefox 3.0,2, Firefox 3.0.3 would […]

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