Hackers penetrate and target the Mozilla Firefox users




Mozilla said the company, developed for web browser Firefox, said that hackers stole sensitive security information to track gaps hers “Bugzilla” Bugzilla, and used it to attack Firefox users system.

The account that has been subjected to penetrate the pirates shortly after penetration of the company’s process of discovery, as confirmed in a publication Mozilla her on her blog Close.

Mozilla said on Friday that the pirates may use the stolen information from Bugzilla system to exploit loopholes allow them to search for sensitive files specific to the user and submit them to the server.

The company added that the new version of Firefox, which is one of the most prominent web browsers, launched on August 27 / August to fit all aware of the gaps that the pirates probably used to Amae browser users.

And open source Bugzilla tool used to track the gaps and flaws in browser software may result in incorrect and unexpected results. While the public often the tool, but that access to sensitive security information restricted to certain users that their reliable.

Mozilla said it is the start of an investigation into the breach and informed the relevant law enforcement authorities.

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