Java Plugin 8 update 44 and lower (click-to-play), Linux has been blocked for your protection.
- Why was it blocked?
- Old versions of the Java plugin are potentially insecure and unstable. All users are strongly recommended to update on our plugin check page.
- Who is affected?
- All users who have these versions of the plugin installed in Firefox.
- What does this mean?
The problematic add-on or plugin will be automatically disabled and no longer usable.When Mozilla becomes aware of add-ons, plugins, or other third-party software that seriously compromises Firefox security, stability, or performance and meets certain criteria, the software may be blocked from general use. For more information, please read this support article.