POODLE fix for Firefox: Disabling SSL 3.0
Due to recent SSL vulnerabilities, it's a good idea to fully protect yourself. In this article, we will show you how to disable SSL 3.0 in Firefox to protect you against the recent POODLE vulnerability.
Disabling SSL 3.0 via a plugin in Firefox
To disable SSL 3.0 in Firefox, a plugin has been created by the developers at Mozilla to completely disable SSL 3.0. Simply visit the SSL Version Control plugin page and click Add to Firefox. While the plugin does not need a restart to become active, it's a good idea to fully restart Firefox so that all HTTPS connections are restarted.