Download Mozilla Firefox 17.0 ESR for Linux

It brings an improved Awesome Bar and lots of other improvements!

By on November 20th, 2012 07:25 GMT

On November 19, Mozilla has uploaded the final bits of the Mozilla Firefox 17.0 web browser for all supported platforms, including Linux, Mac OS X and Windows.

Highlights of Mozilla Firefox 17.0:

· Support for Facebook Messenger;
· Implemented click-to-play blocklisting, in order to stop any malicious plugins from running without the user's permission;
· Awesome Bar now features larger icons for a better experience;
· JavaScript Sets and Maps were made iterable;
· Implemented SVG StrokePaint and FillPaint;
· Easier-to-use Web Developer tools, such as Developer Toolbar, Web Console and Debugger;
· Easy editing of DOM, thanks to the new Markup panel from the Page Inspector;
· Implemented Sandbox attribute for iframes, for better security;
· New Tab page improvements;
· Fixed pointer lock issues with Web Apps;
· Fixed page scrolling issues with web pages that have fixed headers;
· Over 20 other small improvements!

Download Mozilla Firefox 17.0 for Linux binaries and sources right now from Softpedia. Also, don't forget to visit our always up-to-date Firefox Extensions section for the latest add-ons.