Endpoint Vulnerability

Application Reputation service disabled in Firefox 43

Description

Mozilla developer Fran ois Marier reported that the Firefox was unable to reach the Application Reputation service due to a bug introduced in Firefox 43, disabling the ability to warn against potentially malicious downloads. Other parts of the Safe Browsing feature, for example the warnings about phishing and malicious sites, continued to function.

Affected Products

Firefox

References

CVE-2016-1947,