Mozilla taps former Microsoft executive for security strategy


Mozilla Corp. has hired a former Microsoft Corp. security strategist to help lock down its open source products against online attacks.

Window Snyder, whose hiring was announced today, worked on Microsoft's security-driven Windows XP Service Pack 2 update. She also had a role in the development of Windows Server 2003.

Snyder will take charge of Mozilla's security strategy, a role previously handled by Mike Schroepfer, vice president of engineering. Mozilla taps former Microsoft executive for security strategy

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