FFOX-00-000006 - Firefox must be configured to not automatically execute or download MIME types that are not authorized for auto-download.


Some files can be downloaded or execute without user interaction. This setting ensures these files are not downloaded and executed.

NOTE: Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.


Remove any unauthorized extensions from the auto-download list.

Supportive Information

The following resource is also helpful.

This security hardening control applies to the following category of controls within NIST 800-53: System and Information Integrity.This control applies to the following type of system Windows.