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Firefox Locks Out Microsoft's App Dev Tech

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http://www.linuxinsider.com – Microsoft technology used to program applications that can be accessed through a browser continued to be blocked for Firefox users Monday. Mozilla had been blocking two Microsoft plug-ins after the discovery that Microsoft's .Net 3.5 SP1 install silently adds a plug-in to Firefox allowing the surreptitious launch of a malicious AML browser application that could take over infected machines. One add-on, the Windows Presentation Foundation, aids programmers in developing applications using Microsoft technologies that can be accessed via a browser. (General)