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The new Firefox 6.0 has shut down my AVG AV security feature

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August 16, 2011

The new Firefox 6.0 has shut down an important AVG anti-virus feature that I.D.'s safe websites. It's AVG's "Page Status" icon.

August 16, 2011 The new Firefox 6.0 has shut down an important AVG anti-virus feature that I.D.'s safe websites. It's AVG's "Page Status" icon.

Additional System Details

This happened

Every time Firefox opened

This started when...

Today, Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - after the Firefox 6.0 download

Installed Plug-ins

  • Google Update
  • Shockwave Flash 10.3 r183
  • Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape 10.0.1
  • Npdsplay dll
  • DRM Store Netscape Plugin
  • DRM Netscape Network Object

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:6.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/6.0

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John99 971 solutions 13138 answers

Firefox already provides similar features, see

I do not know for certain but I doubt Firefox's changes will affect the AVG security functions as far as AV (Anti Virus) functions are concerned, that should continue to work.

Firefox already provides similar features, see * [[site identity button]] *[[options window - Security panel]] * http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/phishing-protection/ I do not know for certain but I doubt Firefox's changes will affect the AVG security functions as far as AV (Anti Virus) functions are concerned, that should continue to work.