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DNS over HTTPS results in Little Snitch prompting for permissions for unknown numeric IPs — how can a user make judgments about whether to connect?

I use Little Snitch as a firewall. It prompts for a yes/no on each connection that is about to be made. The only way I know of to make an informed decision in each case i… (tuilleadh eolais)

I use Little Snitch as a firewall. It prompts for a yes/no on each connection that is about to be made. The only way I know of to make an informed decision in each case is to see the servers requesting a connection, of which there are many for each page request. When using DoH, these become numeric IP addresses, about which I know nothing, other than looking them up with Terminal nslookup, the first several of which turned out to be:

23.193.33.57 a23-193-33-57.deploy.static.akamaitechnologies.com. 172.217.7.4 lga25s56-in-f4.1e100.net. 4.7.217.172.in-addr.arpa namelga25s56-in-f4.1e100.net. 52.216.205.35 s3-1-w.amazonaws.com. 13.225.222.73 server-13-225-222-73.jfk51.r.cloudfront.net. 142.250.64.99 lga34s31-in-f3.1e100.net.

None of these was directly related to what I was trying to do, though cloudfront and akamai are frequent flyers. So I don't know if these were encrypted-DNS servers (though only cloudfront is supposed to be a default) or participant in the page I was attempting to reach.

This is clearly not a practical way to use a browser. It would appear that I will have to have DoH turned off in order to use the firewall. Is anyone else having this issue? Is there any other solution other than turning DoH off?

Thanks for any help.

Asked by Dick 2 sheachtain ó shin

Last reply by jscher2000 2 sheachtain ó shin

New versions of Firefox are very slow for download speeds. 50% of what is available from my provider. Safari is at 100%. Is this from security and filters ?

Recently updated to the latest 2 versions and Firefox is failing download speed wise. Upload speeds are what they should be. I have ran speed tests from multiple sources… (tuilleadh eolais)

Recently updated to the latest 2 versions and Firefox is failing download speed wise. Upload speeds are what they should be. I have ran speed tests from multiple sources and all return a similar range - 40-60Mbps. My provider speed is 100Mbps. I have run the same tests with Safari and it is operating at 100% speed wise. Are new security features and / or tracking filters responsible for this slow down ?

Asked by bobbymacbean 1 mhí ó shin

Last reply by zoltan.k81 2 sheachtain ó shin

Firefox checks for updates every few mins even after just updating on Mac, Sierra OS. It causes everything to spin. Help, thks.

Firefox 'checks for updates' every few minutes even after just updating to 76.0.1 on Mac, Sierra OS. This has been going on for months and there is no solution in the com… (tuilleadh eolais)

Firefox 'checks for updates' every few minutes even after just updating to 76.0.1 on Mac, Sierra OS. This has been going on for months and there is no solution in the community of users info. It causes everything to spin forever and I can't use Gmail, or internet or even stream a movie without it spinning. It's driving me crazy. I don't have a Preference to 'update manually,' only 'check for updates and let you choose to install them.'

There is a solution on Mozilla site but it's for Windows with all kinds of code. Won't work on my Mac.

Help please. Thanks for your input.

Asked by goldbrush9 2 sheachtain ó shin

Last reply by goldbrush9 2 sheachtain ó shin

Update Destroyed My Top Sites

I haven't been able to find the answer to this. The latest update (72.0.2 64 bit for Mac) destroyed my Top Sites. I have 3 rows X 8 (24 icons). It updated, and they were… (tuilleadh eolais)

I haven't been able to find the answer to this. The latest update (72.0.2 64 bit for Mac) destroyed my Top Sites. I have 3 rows X 8 (24 icons). It updated, and they were all changed, with about half missing, and filled in with other sites. I took the time to replace them as they were, but the next time I started FF they were gone again. I've disable any plugins that might have caused it (I haven't added any in a long time). How can I retrieve my original Top Sites the next time this happens? Also, why is this happening? Thanks. --john

Asked by johnegenes 3 mhí ó shin

Last reply by cor-el 3 mhí ó shin

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I accidentally declined to save a login and password for a website I use frequently and I can't find how to fix that. It's not in Logins & Passwords

Firefox explains how to save a login/password but doesn't tell you what to do if you accidentally decline that feature when it asks. Every time I go to my online intuit … (tuilleadh eolais)

Firefox explains how to save a login/password but doesn't tell you what to do if you accidentally decline that feature when it asks. Every time I go to my online intuit account I have to manually enter the log in info because I accidentally declined to have Firefox save the login info when it asked me. I looked in Firefox Preferences>Privacy & Security>Logins and Passwords and finally in Exceptions & Logins. It's not in either of those places. It shows logins that I DO have but it doesn't tell me how to add logins for websites that I declined saving them in the past. When I go to the website Firefox won't ask me anymore if I want to save the login... AAHH! Help please?

Asked by nicole3 7 mí ó shin

Answered by cor-el 7 mí ó shin

I can't find my bookmarks after a repair too, but I am on Mac Yosemite

Hi, I did loose my bookmarks after repair too, but I am on an old Yosemite 10.10.5. I do have the folder "previous FF data", the folder says "bookmarksbackups", can I do … (tuilleadh eolais)

Hi, I did loose my bookmarks after repair too, but I am on an old Yosemite 10.10.5. I do have the folder "previous FF data", the folder says "bookmarksbackups", can I do something with this? Also I went to Library/application support/Firefox/Profiles and there are some interesting things in one of the two of them, what should I do? At the end of the second library screenshot, there is a storage folder, with only a few items in it, not included, thanks

sorry if there was an article on this but the post says Windows, I didnt bother, thanks

Asked by dona 5 mhí ó shin

Last reply by dona 5 mhí ó shin

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Hacker using my browser on iMac -history full of searches and sites I did not go to. How to clean house?

The majority of the sites on today's history are attempts to log in to a past employer, attempted Gmail admin log ins, the employers ticketing platform, searches for flig… (tuilleadh eolais)

The majority of the sites on today's history are attempts to log in to a past employer, attempted Gmail admin log ins, the employers ticketing platform, searches for flights, visits to graphic novel sites, etc..NONE OF WHICH ARE ME! I though this was supposed to be a secure browser on an iMac? WTF is going on and how can I stop it?

Asked by enpetersen23 5 mhí ó shin

Answered by FredMcD 5 mhí ó shin

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can't open a tab

No tabs will open except the support or the three lines. 45 tabs open and none accessible. DO I just have to change to Safari and erase everything made by mozilla? What i… (tuilleadh eolais)

No tabs will open except the support or the three lines. 45 tabs open and none accessible. DO I just have to change to Safari and erase everything made by mozilla? What is the other name for the three lines? Do we really need the three lines, @ is easier to refer to, or * or £ or a thousand other characters all unused on all our keyboards. How should I create the three lines symbol? Has this been chosen so that no one can even talk about the three lines in a similar way that androod has the wank symbol for non-gay access to the root directory?

Asked by whatsitcalled 6 mhí ó shin

Answered by whatsitcalled 6 mhí ó shin

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FF Dropping "y" in text on Mac (v70.0 64bit) running Yosemite

Running FF (v70.0 64bit) on a MacBook Pro (MacBook Pro 13-inch, Late 2011) running Yosemite. I've experienced the browser display dropping the character y as shown in th… (tuilleadh eolais)

Running FF (v70.0 64bit) on a MacBook Pro (MacBook Pro 13-inch, Late 2011) running Yosemite. I've experienced the browser display dropping the character y as shown in the attached screen captures from https://www.realestatewebtrainer.com/bookrecommendations.htm

Same phenomena has also happened on other sites, as well as dropping the y from pull-down selections in Ninja Forms. Appreciate any feedback you can offer.

Asked by Pat McKenna 6 mhí ó shin

Last reply by cor-el 6 mhí ó shin

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Did Not Connect: Potential Security Issue - won't connect to AMAZON?

I use a mac mini. Firefox updated sometime today. Now it won't connect to Amazon - Really? I sell on Amazon. I need to work. I cannot take 2 hours to fix Firefox an… (tuilleadh eolais)

I use a mac mini.

Firefox updated sometime today. Now it won't connect to Amazon - Really? I sell on Amazon. I need to work. I cannot take 2 hours to fix Firefox and I am not very well versed in trouble shooting.

It doesn't connect when I type in the address bar It doesn't connect from my bookmarks It doesn't connect when I google Amazon and try that link It doesn't connect with or without www.

If I don't find an answer that I can use quickly and easily, I will be going to Safari. I'm used to Firefox. It has been my go to for 15 years. This is ridiculous.

Asked by combinola 7 mí ó shin

Last reply by James 7 mí ó shin

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How do I restore session when option is not showing on startup.

I kept trying to select Restore Previous Session but Firefox option is grey and unable to access. I made a copy of the sessionstore-backups folder, then closed firefox,… (tuilleadh eolais)

I kept trying to select Restore Previous Session but Firefox option is grey and unable to access. I made a copy of the sessionstore-backups folder, then closed firefox, replaced the new sessionstore-backups folder, then restarted firefox and problem continued to persist. I noticed this morning when I started up Firefox that the amount of windows I normally have open for session restore doubled and where all blank. Can anyone help me restore previous session?

Asked by master5754 8 mí ó shin

Last reply by master5754 8 mí ó shin

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Can't restore previous tabs/session on MacPro after FFox 70.0b5 auto upgrade! Found about:profiles .Pls help ASAP thank you!

After an auto upgrade, the Firefox 70.0b5 was all grayed out, nothing worked when I started it. So I did a lot of research and re-started my computer. Now the Firefox wor… (tuilleadh eolais)

After an auto upgrade, the Firefox 70.0b5 was all grayed out, nothing worked when I started it. So I did a lot of research and re-started my computer. Now the Firefox works, but my previous sessions/tabs still not restored. I went to all history etc but it did not have all my tabs. I went to about:profiles and the local directory seems to be empty but the root directory has files. In the root directory, I looked into sessionstore, previous.js etc folders but there was just a whole lot of letters. I am not a technical person and don't know much about computers. How do I restore the previous session tabs that were on my screen before the upgrade? It's quite urgent and I appreciate your assistance as soon as practicable. Thank you so much!

Asked by wediversitydr 8 mí ó shin

Last reply by FredMcD 8 mí ó shin

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Firefox Mac 68.0.2 failing? (others don't)

I don't know what's going on with Firefox Mac 68, but now, when I visit my favorite Irish newspaper ( https//:www.independent.ie ), I can neither log in, nor sign in , no… (tuilleadh eolais)

I don't know what's going on with Firefox Mac 68, but now, when I visit my favorite Irish newspaper ( https//:www.independent.ie ), I can neither log in, nor sign in , nor create a new account, nor view any videos??? *None* of these problems occur with the "other three" (Chrome, Safari or Opera). What in teh world is going on with FIrefox? (my favorite!)

Asked by williemyers123 9 mí ó shin

Last reply by FredMcD 9 mí ó shin

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Exception setting to connect to a particular url is not working - no signed certification

Secure Connection Failed error message: An error occurred during a connection to ###.###.#.##. PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR The page you are trying to view cannot be shown bec… (tuilleadh eolais)

Secure Connection Failed

error message: An error occurred during a connection to ###.###.#.##. PR_END_OF_FILE_ERROR

   The page you are trying to view cannot be shown because the authenticity of the received data could not be verified.
   Please contact the website owners to inform them of this problem.

The url I am attempting to connect to is my Pandora for Business account. In the Pandora instructions, they state that when this error message appears, I should create an exception, which I have done. However, Firefox still blocks the connection and I have been unable to find a workaround to gain access and manage my playlist/account. Any ideas?

Asked by Susan 9 mí ó shin

Last reply by cor-el 9 mí ó shin

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Firefox 68.0.1 MacOS saves email address form data, but it's all turned off in prefs

I always leave form autofill settings off. Yet in the last several Firefox versions, email addresses pop up as suggestions when I use login forms. I read the help article… (tuilleadh eolais)

I always leave form autofill settings off. Yet in the last several Firefox versions, email addresses pop up as suggestions when I use login forms. I read the help articles. I triple-checked settings. Different login forms suggest various addresses (I have many), which is also odd.

I read that this might be caused by extension conflicts. Is there a list? I wanted to know if this is a known issue before I try to troubleshoot it.

Thank you.

PS: I'm pretty unhappy that My Firefox Account exposes my email address username in this forum. I changed it in Firefox Accounts, but here it still shows. Since this forum is world readable and I can't delete my message, I'm going to delete my account.

Please moderator delete this question for me.

Asked by starfish19 9 mí ó shin

Last reply by cor-el 9 mí ó shin