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Downloaded files now have write permissions set for group and other on Mac OSX

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This is a new development. Happening on all of my Mac OSX machines. Whenever I download a file from Firefox, the downloaded file now has write permissions set for group and other:


instead of the more reasonable read-only permissions for group and other:


This is a new development: all of my downloads started displaying these fully writable permissions about a month ago. Happening on multiple computers, so this is tied to Firefox v77.

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