Researchers from the College of California San Diego, the College of Texas at Austin, and Mozilla have designed a brand new framework, referred to as RLBox, to make the Firefox browser safer. Mozilla has began deploying RLBox on all Firefox platforms this week.
RLBox will increase browser safety by separating third-party libraries which are weak to assaults from the remainder of the browser to include potential harm—a observe referred to as sandboxing.
Browsers like Firefox depend on third-party libraries to assist totally different functionalities—from XML parsing, to spell checking and font rendering. These libraries are