Urlclassifier.alternate error page

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In Firefox 3, the user interface for the phishing protection was changed to be consistent with the UI for malware protection. This meant that a new about: page was created — about:blocked — to give the user feedback on why the page hadn’t loaded. This preference determines the about: link to use when encountering phishy websites.

Possible values and their effects

A string specifying the text after “about:” for the page to visit when detecting phishy websites. Default value is blocked.

First checked in

2007-10-29 by Reed Loden (patch by Johnathan Nightingale)

Has an effect in

  • Mozilla Firefox (nightly builds since 2007-10-29)

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