Possible Fake Firefox update reviews?

I recently received a notice that I have to put my browser. However when I go to help on Firefox in my menu. The pop up says I have the latest version of Firefox.

I was wondering if it might be a virus, or a scam, someone tried to shoot.

The URL for the update is:


and to incriminate more site the fine print bed

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This page is not official Firefox update page, when you update Firefox you will see this window (attached image), this page you said is a malicious page, but only on day of the official Mozilla Firefox Page

My antivirus detected a malware and blocked the page, my antivirus Bitdefender Antivirus

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