May 212009
 

Most of the organisations, if not all have a proxy server or an appliance that performs content filtering to block contents from the internet which could be anything from pornography to gambling or hacking systems to terrorism aiding content. These gives a fine control of what comes into the organisation and what the employees have access to.

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May 112009
 

Swiftweasel is an optimized build of the Mozilla Firefox web browser for Linux. Seperate builds are available for both AMD and Intel processors. Swiftweasel is 100% compatible with all Firefox themes, plugins, and extensions.Release cycles are based on the release of Firefox versions by Mozilla.
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Mar 012009
 

MozCache is a free opensource utility to viewing, search, save and delete cache files of Mozilla, Firefox, SeaMonkey and Netscape web browsers. Running with Cygwin the MS Internet Explorer is also supported.

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Feb 212008
 


Firefox 3 beta 3 was released to public for testing purposes on the 12th February 2008. The newer version of the Firefox browser sports a lot of exciting features. A lot has been done to enhance the browser security ,improve performance and better user experience of the browser. I have to say the browser loads a lot faster than it used to be.

Security feature include,

One-click Site information by simply clicking the Favicon of the website

Malware & Webforgery protection by blocking users landing on the websites that are found to phishing websites or plant malware, viruses trojans etc.

Antivirus integration into the browser

Disables insecure add-ons and disallows any updates by add-ons if found insecure.

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