Ex-Microsoft security strategist to make Firefox more secure

Posted on Saturday, Sep 09 2006 @ 18:00 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Former Microsoft security strategist Window Snyder is joining Mozilla to further protect the company's range of desktop applications from malicious hacker attacks.
Snyder, who was responsible for security sign-off for Microsoft's Windows XP Service Pack 2 and Windows Server 2003, will spearhead Mozilla's security strategy, eWEEK has learned.

The hiring of Snyder is a coup for Mozilla Corp., the for-profit subsidiary of the Mozilla Foundation, based in Mountain View, Calif.

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