I have no idea where the link in this scam email takes you – I haven’t tried it. I’m guessing it takes you to a fake website where you will find your computer becomes infected with malware.
Firefox NEVER email you to tell you about updates, as they happen automatically when you launch Firefox.
Delete this email.
New update arrive.
Your security is our top priority. Our open source security process means we have an
international community of experts working around the clock to monitor the latest
threats. As soon as a security threat is discovered, we write a patch and release an
update to stay one step ahead. Downloading Firefox updates is a very important part
of staying safe online.
Firefox is constantly evolving as our community finds ways to make it better, and as
we adjust to the latest security threats. Keeping your Firefox up-to-date is the
best way to make sure that you are using the smartest, fastest and . most
importantly . safest version of Firefox available.
A Firefox update will not make any changes to your bookmarks, saved passwords or
other settings. However, there is a possibility that some of your Add-ons won.t be
immediately compatible with new updates.
Re-installing Firefox will not affect your settings, bookmarks or preferences in any
A Firefox software update is a quick download of small amounts of new code to your
existing Firefox browser. These small patches can contain security fixes or other
little changes to the browser to ensure that you are using the best version of
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