FoxFilter Version History

5 versions

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Version 7.7.1-signed.1-signed 95.2 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 56.*

FoxFilter has been greatly optimized and provides significant performance improvements. Using a redesigned url pre-processor, document pre-processor and document post-processor, FoxFilter is faster than ever and has virtually no impact on the user experience.

We have added these image search filters as defaults (We receive a lot of support requests for help blocking image searches) AND pictures AND images/search AND tbm AND isch AND search/images

Version 96.2 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 30.*

1. Added new "FoxFilter Settings" menu option for easy access to settings. Added to:
-Context popup menu
-Tools menu (if showing the Menu Bar)
-New Firefox 5 menu - under the Options menu

2. Changed alert page to always show the password input field. The "Trust this Site" link was removed. Some users have thought that the "Trust this Site" link
would allow unsecured access to allow the exception

Version 91.6 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 10.*

-Fixed bug caused by Facebook's new image viewer
-Greatly improved performance by examining trusted site list sooner

Version 90.3 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 4.0.*

-Changes for Firefox v4
-Security changes to prevent Javascript injection by changing innerHTML to textContent
on pages vulnerable to attack (primarily the Alert page)
-Improvements to the process of adding trusted sites.
-Improvements to the performance when only allowing trusted sites
-Option to show FoxFilter notification while examining each page's content
-Option to show specific keyword detected and where it was detected in the page when the Alert page is shown
-Corrected bug with Uninstall button not being enabled (for Firefox ver. 3.6*)
-Added an "Uninstall" tab with instructions pertaining to the Firefox Add-ons Manager
-For Firefox v4, removed statusbar icon in lower-right corner. Will not implement as Add-on Bar. Only providing "FoxFilter Settings" under Tools menu
-Fixed bug with case-sensitiviy in keyword matching in meta keywords

Version 7.6.1 95.0 KiB Works with Firefox 3.0 - 3.6.*

-Fixed bug that occurs when all blocked keywords removed
-Fixed bug that occurs when all keyword phrases are removed
-Fixed case-sensitive bug for Linux users
-For support purposes only, copy settings to server for Basic, registered users.
-Added optional Notification Box showing "Foxfilter examining content..."
-Implemented Password Manager for storing FoxFilter password