Closed Bug 990068 Opened 7 years ago Closed 7 years ago

request to whitelist Click-To-Activate for Facebook Video Calling plugin

Categories

(Firefox Graveyard :: Plugin Click-To-Activate Whitelist, defect)

defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

(Not tracked)

VERIFIED FIXED
Firefox 30

People

(Reporter: mabottar, Assigned: benjamin)

Details

(Whiteboard: application complete - accepted - qa complete)

<<Please supply the following information for new plugin whitelist requests>>

Plugin name: Facebook Video Calling Plug-in

Vendor: Microsoft

Point of contact: Marco Bottaro (mabottar@microsoft.com)

Current version: 
== Windows version ==
2.0.0.447
== Mac version ==
2.0.0.441

Download URL: 
== Windows version ==
https://www.facebook.com/chat/video/videocalldownload.php
== Mac version ==
https://www.facebook.com/chat/video/videocalldownload.php
Sample URL of plugin in use:
2) http://facebook.com/

Plugin details:

<<For each affected operating system, please copy the plugin information from about:plugins in Firefox>>
== Windows version ==
Facebook Video Calling Plugin

    File: npFacebookVideoCalling.dll
    Path: C:\Users\xxxx\AppData\Local\Facebook\Video\Skype\npFacebookVideoCalling.dll
    Version: 2.0.0.447
    State: Enabled
    Facebook Video Calling Plugin

MIME Type Description Suffixes
application/skypesdk-plugin
== Mac version ==
2) Facebook Video Calling Plugin

    File: FacebookVideoCalling.webplugin
    Path: /Users/marco/Library/Application Support/Facebook/video/2.0.0.441/FacebookVideoCalling.webplugin
    Version: 2.0.0.441
    State: Enabled
    Facebook Video Calling by Skype

MIME Type	Description	Suffixes
application/skypesdk-plugin	Facebook Video Calling plugin provided by Skype

Are there any variations in the plugin file name, MIME types, description, or version from one release to the next?
file names: version number;
MIME types: yes, foreseen;
version: yes.

Are there any known security issues in current or older version of the plugin?
no. we access the network, hardware and operating system API.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Whiteboard: application complete
Whiteboard: application complete → application complete - accepted
Builds for testing are now available at http://people.mozilla.org/~bsmedberg/plugin-whitelisting-91f6f3380041/

Please do a QA pass using a new Firefox profile to ensure that the plugin activates without a popup and appears as "Always Activate" in the addon manager. Report back in this bug when QA is complete. Please try to complete QA by the end of this week.
Flags: needinfo?(mabottar)
we have found firefox whitelists the facebook video calling plugin in all operating systems we've tested:

mac osx 10.6-10.9 ok
win xp - 8.1 ok
Whiteboard: application complete - accepted → application complete - accepted - qa complete
Fixed for Firefox 30 beta in bug 992995.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Flags: needinfo?(mabottar)
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 30
Product: Firefox → Firefox Graveyard
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