InformationThis feature sets the amount of time the system waits between checking for updates.
Setting a specific amount of time between automatically checking for updates mitigates the risk that a system will left vulnerable to known risks for an extended period of time.
None - This is the default behavior.
SolutionTo establish the recommended configuration, set extensions.update.interval to 86400:
Type about:config in the address bar
Type extensions.update.interval in the filter
Ensure the setting is set as prescribed.
Open the mozilla.cfg file in the installation directory with a text editor
Add the following lines to mozilla.cfg:
Note: Configuring this setting to a value less than 86400 also conforms with this benchmark.