Bug 40701: Improve security warning when downloading a file

Merge Info

  • Related Issues

  • Backport Timeline

    • Immediate - patchsets for critical bug fixes or other major blocker (e.g. fixes for a 0-day exploit) OR patchsets with trivial changes which do not need testing (e.g. fixes for typos or fixes easily verified in a local developer build)
    • Next Minor Stable Release - patchset that needs to be verified in nightly before backport
    • Eventually - patchset that needs to be verified in alpha before backport
    • No Backport - patchset for the next major stable
  • Upstream Merging

    • Merge to base-browser - typically for !fixups to patches in the base-browser branch, though sometimes new patches as well
      • NOTE: if your changeset includes patches to both base-browser and tor-browser please please make separate merge requests for each part
  • Issue Tracking

Change Description

  • Improve security warning when downloading a file
    • Flipping Always ask you where to save files and Ask whether to open or save files off by default to match Firefox.
    • Killing the existing "Download an external file type?" warning from torbutton
    • And adding a short warning to the Downloads wingpanel instead
Edited by richard

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