An Important Firefox Patch, No "Kill Switch" for Firesheep, and More Debit Card Fraud Problems

Mozilla also announced that, despite the enormous problem posed by Firesheep, it will not use its “kill switch” option to disable this add-on. The “silver lining” to the Firesheep release is that it will probably force social networking sites to address the issue of cookie hijacking, which has been a serious threat to users on unsecured networks.