software updates


1253214764_FirefoxMozilla has released an update to Firefox, which is now version 3.5.4. Mozilla Firefox should automatically notify you about the update. You can also manually check it by clicking on Help > Check for Updates option to update your web browser.

The latest version is also available at the official Mozilla Firefox homepage. Since, the release fixes many security issues and fixes several stability issues, it is recommended to update Firefox to this latest version.

To keep our PC secure, we all install different security software and patch our Windows regularly. Installing the latest software updates is also very essential from the Security point of view. Not only will it improve its functionality but it also gets rid of any bugs or security loop holes that may have been present in the older version.

If the installed software are not updated to the latest version it may make the system vulnerable to hackers and other security threats. So it is very essential to also keep your software updated to the latest apart from the operating system and security suites. But how will you know if an update for a software is available or not? Almost all popular software comes with in-built update functionality but if you are having many software installed then this will be really tedious job to do! Manually checking for updates of installed software is time-consuming. To automate the updates you can take the help of any of the free utilities.

Apple has announced a new update for Mac OS X v10.5 Leopard operating system. The Mac OS X v10.5.8 update is recommended and includes general operating system fixes that enhance the stability, compatibility and security of your Mac. For detailed information about the security content of this update, please visit this website.

You should back up your system before installation; you can use Time Machine. Do not interrupt the installation process once you have started to update your system. You may experience unexpected results if you have third-party system software modifications installed, or if you’ve modified the operating system through other means.