Being safe on the internet (was Re: Here we go again - ISP DPI, but is it interception?)

Roland Perry lists at
Wed Aug 4 09:36:51 BST 2010

In article <20100804081824.GU29810 at>, Jon Ribbens 
<jon+ukcrypto at> writes
>> Firefox is by far the worst, because you can't postpone it. If you are
>> on the phone talking to someone, and there's something to be looked up -
>> you start Firefox and quite often it will say "hang on for a minute or
>> two while I download and install an update".
>Tools->Options->Advanced->Update. You can tell it to ask you what to
>do, or to not check for updates at all.

Thanks for that - I'll tick immediately.

ps. The PC automatically downloading 3.6.8 this morning is doing it from 
a base of 3.6.6, so it's skipped a version. And I see from the 'Update 
History' that this is the 11th version it has installed in a little 
under a year!
Roland Perry

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