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fake site not detected

Hello, I have the current Firefox version (93.0) running on XUbuntu 20.04.03 LTS. Accidentally pasted the URL of a known phishing site (obtained from Phishtank) into the … (read more)

Hello,

I have the current Firefox version (93.0) running on XUbuntu 20.04.03 LTS. Accidentally pasted the URL of a known phishing site (obtained from Phishtank) into the address bar instead of a VirusTotal search box, and it browsed to the site. Verified in https://transparencyreport.google.com/safe-browsing/search?url=https:%2F%2Fdocs.google.com%2Fforms%2Fd%2Fe%2F1FAIpQLSeAhelw8U_QuFyvJDmAn4aYM-H6QXYahD7ZjaFXC6CdyuxaNQ%2Fviewform%3Fusp%3Dsend_form&hl=en that the site is blacklisted.

I thought that Google Safebrowsing is enabled by default? (Checked about:config and saw that the "safebrowsing" settings that are bold are the ones with timestamps e.g. lastupdatetime and nextupdatetime.)

Asked by 4232jl 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 13 hours ago

Secure Connection Failures

Recently, two sites have given me 'Secure Connection Failed' errors. One was 'SEC_ERROR_BAD_SIGNATURE', the other 'PE_END_OF_FILE'. These sites have worked fine for yea… (read more)

Recently, two sites have given me 'Secure Connection Failed' errors. One was 'SEC_ERROR_BAD_SIGNATURE', the other 'PE_END_OF_FILE'. These sites have worked fine for years, now they don't.

Microsoft Edge has no trouble with either site.

Asked by rbr135 22 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 18 hours ago

Mozilla Firefox default language setting to English not working

Hello Support Team, Please help me to set the language for Firefox in google.com, every time when I set the Google search in English, it will change to the current local … (read more)

Hello Support Team,

Please help me to set the language for Firefox in google.com, every time when I set the Google search in English, it will change to the current local language once restarted,

Please prove a solution for this

Asked by sanjuolivedrop 1 day ago

Last reply by cor-el 18 hours ago

Your browser is being managed by your organization

I noticed this when I opened - Settings - Privacy & Security then went to Certificates -View Certificates/Certificate Manager - first three tabs have blank fields,… (read more)

I noticed this when I opened - Settings - Privacy & Security then went to Certificates -View Certificates/Certificate Manager - first three tabs have blank fields, on Servers tab, there are entries, none matching in any way what comes up on the Enterprise Policies tab; on Authorities tab I couldn't find any entry that seemed like what was displayed on the Enterprise Policies tab.

ImportEnterpriseRoots seems to be the "organization" that is controlling my browser poking around I found the following;

{

"ImportEnterpriseRoots": {
 "type": "boolean"
},
"Install": {
 "type": "array",
 "items": {
  "type": "string"
 }
}

}

what does it mean that my "browser is being managed by your organization"? what should or can I do? TIA.

Asked by drjawn 19 hours ago

Last reply by cor-el 18 hours ago

Does resetting my password delete my browsing history, bookmarks, cookies, etc?

Hi there! So, I wanted to ask, does resetting my Firefox Account password remove my browsing history, bookmarks, cookies, etc? If it does, I cannot make a recovery key, s… (read more)

Hi there! So, I wanted to ask, does resetting my Firefox Account password remove my browsing history, bookmarks, cookies, etc?

If it does, I cannot make a recovery key, since I do not know my password. If it doesn't, then I will reset it.

Thanks and see you later!

Asked by Kristian 1 week ago

Last reply by FredMcD 1 day ago

Firefox Updates

My personal computer in 'About Firefox" now shows the message 'Updates disabled by your systems administrator'. It's my machine; I'm the administrator but it won't allow … (read more)

My personal computer in 'About Firefox" now shows the message 'Updates disabled by your systems administrator'. It's my machine; I'm the administrator but it won't allow me to update Firefox. Current Version 92.01 running on Windows 7 (64-bit)

Asked by t.zuchowski 5 days ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 day ago

Enhanced Tracking Protection Setting

Hello. Current Settings: Enhanced Tracking Protection-Standard Without the Free Adblock installed. Goal: Minimize tracking and pop-up ads from appearing during my browser… (read more)

Hello.

Current Settings: Enhanced Tracking Protection-Standard Without the Free Adblock installed.

Goal: Minimize tracking and pop-up ads from appearing during my browser session:

Please answer each question separately:

Q1. Is the Standard option sufficient or should it be set to strict?

Answer:

Q2a. Does the Standard option OR the Strict option provide the features of an ad-block or does the free Adblock needs to be installed as well in order to receive full protection?

b. When I was about to install the Free Adblock, a warning came up asking me if it was the best adblocker and confirming that the extension would have permission to access my data from all websites, extend developer tools to access my data in open tabs, display notifications to me, access my browser tabs, and access browser activity during navigation/

Do I really want to install Adblock knowing all of the above details?

Answer:

Asked by Buddy2014 2 days ago

Last reply by Buddy2014 1 day ago

How can I get the .cer-File for my secunet Konnektor?

I need to download a certificate from a device in my networt called secunet Konnektor https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor on the manual it's written how to… (read more)

I need to download a certificate from a device in my networt called secunet Konnektor

https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor

on the manual it's written how to do it.

https://www.secunet.com/loesungen/einboxkonnektor#c1607

I suggest to find a manual somewhere in the first link or in google:

chapter 7.4.3

go to chrome (same with edge)

click on the lock on the left hand side of the link https://XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:8500/management

somehow click on the button where you can open a small windows called "certificate".

The "General" tab shows informations about the certificate.

Click on the tab "Details" and click on "Copy file".

The certificate-assitent opens and after clicking on next, you choose DER-coded-binary X.509 (.CER)

Save the file somewhere where you can find it.

I can't do this on firefox

On firefox I can find a lock on the left hand side of the link https://XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:8500/management

when i click on it and then on something else, i can then click on more informations.

a windows opens called "page informations"

under "security" i click on "view certificates" and a new tabs opens called "certificate for konnektor".

but there is no possibilty to download a cer-file. only a pem file and it doesn't really help me.

Asked by hahufomi 1 month ago

Last reply by hahufomi 2 days ago

On my bank account the information for password does not display

I signed up for online access to one of my bank accounts and thought Firefox would remember my log-in information, but it does not display. Instead all it shows is •••. H… (read more)

I signed up for online access to one of my bank accounts and thought Firefox would remember my log-in information, but it does not display. Instead all it shows is •••. How can I see my information?

Asked by chenderson2 2 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 2 days ago

Firefox 93.0 update - Secure Connection Failed

After updating to Firefox 93.0 , I'm getting this error constantly when trying to access my Ubiquiti wireless equipment: Secure Connection Failed An error occurred duri… (read more)

After updating to Firefox 93.0 , I'm getting this error constantly when trying to access my Ubiquiti wireless equipment:


Secure Connection Failed

An error occurred during a connection to 10.1.0.1:8xxx. Certificate key usage inadequate for attempted operation.

Error code: SEC_ERROR_INADEQUATE_KEY_USAGE

   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.'


Everything worked fine before update, and still works fine on Chrome etc.

I've tried turning off all security settings (I think), but nothing seems to help.

I understand some security changes were included in this update. How do I reverse them, or even better downgrade, without losing all my windows, tabs etc (I run 3 windows and 100's a tabs 24/7, not keen to lose progress, or have to start using a new browser).

Thank you in advance.

Asked by craigrjones78 3 days ago

Last reply by FredMcD 3 days ago

How to get the plaintext of a Secret Key Entry in Mozilla NSSDB PKCS11?

I have a mozilla NSSDB PKCS11, it includes one of three things. Certificates, keys, and SecretKeyEntry. I would like to know the content of a SecretKeyEntry with the alia… (read more)

I have a mozilla NSSDB PKCS11, it includes one of three things. Certificates, keys, and SecretKeyEntry. I would like to know the content of a SecretKeyEntry with the alias "StoreXKey". Firstly, is extracting the plaintext of a SecretKeyEntry possible? I seem to think so because of links: https://technosock.blogspot.com/2007/12/token-knowledge.html and https://docs.oracle.com/javase/8/docs/api/java/security/KeyStore.SecretKeyEntry.html#getSecretKey

First link gives a way to do it ( which doesn't work for me ) the second link gives us a few methods, namely .getEncoded() which can supposedly be called on a SecretKeyEntry to get the byte array information.

Here is my code thus far, all results hit a null pointer exception when using the getEncoded message. I am sure the SecretKeyEntry exists in the NSSDB.

String configFile = "config.cfg"; Provider provider = Security.getProvider("SunPKCS11"); // I am confused on how to incorporate the config file as well. /* provider = provider.configure(configFile); // Does not work */ Security.addProvider(provider);

String defaultPIN = "--.--.--.--.----.-...-.--"; try{

  KeyStore ks = KeyStore.getInstance("PKCS11");
  ks.load(null, defaultPIN.toCharArray());
  KeyStore.SecretKeyEntry skEntry = (KeyStore.SecretKeyEntry) ks.getEntry("StoreXKey",null); // Do I need a password protector here?
  System.out.println(new String(skEntry.getSecretKey().getEncoded())); <-- Error is thrown here. 

}catch (Exception e){

  e.printStackTrace();

} Any help / advice or links are appreciated.

Asked by az19agent 4 days ago

Last reply by jscher2000 3 days ago

How to add SSL certificate exemption in ver 93.0

With this latest Firefox update I cannot find where/how to add certificate exemptions. In addition, every time I clear browsing history any certificate exemptions I have… (read more)

With this latest Firefox update I cannot find where/how to add certificate exemptions. In addition, every time I clear browsing history any certificate exemptions I have are also cleared.

1. What is the new method for adding certificate exemptions? 2. Is there a way to keep certificate exemptions when clearing browsing history?

Thanks!

Dave Cline

Asked by davecline 4 days ago

deletion of firefox account with the email address d2onovangregg@yahoo.com as i have no longer got access to it

Good day Firefox support how are you.s today i would like delete my Firefox account with the email address d2onovangregg@yahoo.com i no longer have any access to it and … (read more)

Good day Firefox support how are you.s today i would like delete my Firefox account with the email address d2onovangregg@yahoo.com i no longer have any access to it and the recovery codes tied to it

Asked by donovangregg 5 days ago

Last reply by donovangregg 5 days ago

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Change of ID

All of a sudden I'm getting the Yahoo maiil ID changed to Google Mail with out any authorisation on my part ? I know Google owns Yahoo. I use Yahoo mail all the time and … (read more)

All of a sudden I'm getting the Yahoo maiil ID changed to Google Mail with out any authorisation on my part ? I know Google owns Yahoo. I use Yahoo mail all the time and Yahoo is my ID for many applications so why has this happened ? If something like this can change unknowns to me does this mean that Google has control of my MAC and FireFox and its content .??

Asked by dwnunderoz@mail.com 5 days ago

Answered by jscher2000 5 days ago