OmniWeb 5.0.1 Released

The Omni Group has released OmniWeb 5.0.1, an update to its Mac-only, WebCore-based browser. Version 5.0.1 includes a fix for a history big, a security update from libpng, and updated help files. From the release notes:

  • A bug that prevented History indexing from working as intended has been corrected.
  • Our internal libpng library (used to handle PNG images) has been updated (to libpng version 1.2.6 - August 15, 2004) to patch recently discovered security vulnerabilities as detailed by . (Fixes CAN-2002-1363, CAN-2004-0421, CAN-2004-0597, CAN-2004-0598, CAN-2004-0599.)
  • Minor updates have been made to the Help files.

OmniWeb includes a 30-day trial. Version 5.x costs $29.95 for new users, while owners of 4.x can upgrade for $9.95.