Category Archives: Firefox

Slow Network or Internet Download and Read Speeds using Intel Network Adapter

You may find that Network and/or Internet speeds are very slow when using an Intel Network Adapter.

This appears to be an issue with the Speed and Duplex settings, after a Driver update or installation you may notice that the Speed and Duplex is set to 100 Mbps Full Duplex.

100 Mbps Full Duplex











When running a LAN Speed Test it only reports a Read speed of 5 Mbps and Internet Speed tests also report terrible Download rates.












Upon changing the Speed and Duplex setting to Auto Negotiation the issue is resolved

Auto Negotiation










LAN speed test and results after making this change both indicate the issue is resolved



Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.110 Released for Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X

Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.110 has been released

Security Enhancements

• This update resolves buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5274, CVE-2012-5275, CVE-2012-5276, CVE-2012-5277, CVE-2012-5280)

• This update resolves memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5279)

• This update resolves a security bypass vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5278)

Fixed Issues

• Crash when playing back Adobe connect recording with screensharing(3348585)

• Flash Player crashes when navigating to and from Flash content in Internet Explorer (3322564)

• Install Application causes a crash and occasionally ipa.exe stops working(3298786)

• Flash Player shows white screen when using Webcam-feed(3337754)

New Features

• Debug stack trace in release builds of Flash Player

• Invoke Event enhancement

• Static linking of DRM (Desktop only)*

* Note: Static linking of DRM contributes to an increase in the size of the Flash Player binary

You can download Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.110 from

Mozilla Release Firefox 14.0.1 Browser Update

• NEW – Google searches now utilize HTTPS

• NEW – Full screen support for Mac OS X Lion implemented

• NEW – The Awesome Bar now auto-completes typed URLs

• CHANGED – Improved site identity manager, to prevent spoofing of an SSL connection with favicons

• DEVELOPER – Pointer Lock API implemented • DEVELOPER – New API to prevent your display from sleeping

• DEVELOPER – New text-transform and font-variant CSS improvements for Turkic languages and Greek

• FIXED – GIF animation can gets stuck when src and image size are changed (743598)

• FIXED – OS X: nsCocoaWindow::ConstrainPosition uses wrong screen in multi-display setup

• FIXED – CSS :hover regression when an element’s class name is set by Javascript

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-56 Code execution through javascript: URLs

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-55 feed: URLs with an innerURI inherit security context of page

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-53 Content Security Policy 1.0 implementation errors cause data leakage

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-52 JSDependentString::undepend string conversion results in memory corruption

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-51 X-Frame-Options header ignored when duplicated

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-50 Out of bounds read in QCMS

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-49 Same-compartment Security Wrappers can be bypassed

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-48 use-after-free in nsGlobalWindow::PageHidden

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-47 Improper filtering of javascript in HTML feed-view

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-46 XSS through data: URLs

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-45 Spoofing issue with location

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-44 Gecko memory corruption

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-43 Incorrect URL displayed in addressbar through drag and drop

• SECURITY FIX – MFSA 2012-42 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:14.0/ rv:10.0.6)