Just another example how Mozilla utilizes the back door control port
in Firefox versions >= 17.* and further reduces your control/ownership
of your system.
The remote blocking of ShockWave Flash means you "might" not be able
to watch many [streaming] videos and movies.
Arrogant bleating from Nanny Mozilla here:
That is why I reverted to Firefox 16.0.2 on ALL my systems.
Entering 'about:plugins' in the URL box will reveal what, if any,
plugins are installed and enabled. Note 'plugins' is different from
'addons' such as NoScript, Ghostery, etc.