Updates 1/18/13 - MVPS HOSTS file, Firefox

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Updates 1/18/13 - MVPS HOSTS file, Firefox

  • The MVPS HOSTS file was updates on January18, 2013  http://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hosts.htm

    Free Internet Security - WOT Web of Trust       Use OpenDNS       MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

    Windows 7 Pro SP1 (64-bit), avast! v2014 Free, MBAM Pro, Windows Firewall, OpenDNS Family Shield, SpywareBlaster, MVPS HOSTS file, EMET+MBAE, MCShield, WinPatrol PLUS, SAS (on-demand scanner), Zemana AntiLogger Free, IE11 & Firefox (both using WOT [IE set to WARN, FF set to BLOCK]), CryptoPrevent, Secunia PSI.

    [I believe computer-users who sandbox (Sandboxie) are acting prudently.]

  • Firefox 18.0.1

    What’s New

    • FIXED
      18.0.1: Problems involving HTTP Proxy Transactions (Associated bugs)
    • FIXED
      18.0.1: Unity player crashes on Mac OS X (bug 828954)
    • FIXED
      18.0.1: Disabled HIDPI support on external monitors to avoid rendering glitches (bug 814434)
     

    Update via the program's internal updater (HELP / About Firefox / Check for Updates)

    Free Internet Security - WOT Web of Trust       Use OpenDNS       MalwareBytes Anti-Malware

    Windows 7 Pro SP1 (64-bit), avast! v2014 Free, MBAM Pro, Windows Firewall, OpenDNS Family Shield, SpywareBlaster, MVPS HOSTS file, EMET+MBAE, MCShield, WinPatrol PLUS, SAS (on-demand scanner), Zemana AntiLogger Free, IE11 & Firefox (both using WOT [IE set to WARN, FF set to BLOCK]), CryptoPrevent, Secunia PSI.

    [I believe computer-users who sandbox (Sandboxie) are acting prudently.]