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Users Beware: High Severity Vulnerability in Firefox

Recently a high severity vulnerability was discovered in the Firefox 2.0 web browser program.

The discovered vulnerability allows a hacker to steal the stored cookies information and other data though Firefox’s add-on files. Mozilla, the developer of the Firefox web browser software, says that they are working on releasing a fix for this vulnerability issue. The patch should be available this week with the Firefox 2.0.012 update according to Mozilla.

What does this mean to Firefox users?