Month: September 2014

fix for nginx SSL session reuse

This issue also affects 5.4, 5.5 and 5.6. Patches available in the
respective directories.

5.5 patch follows.

http://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/patches/5.5/common/011_nginx.patch.sig

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OpenBSD 5.5 errata 11, Oct 1, 2014: Fix for the SSL session reuse
vulnerability (CVE-2014-3616).

Apply patch using:

signify -Vep /etc/signify/openbsd-55-base.pub -x 011_nginx.patch.sig -m – |
(cd /usr/src && patch -p0)

Then

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BSD News 29/09/2014

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Releases: FreeBSD
Other news: Unix, OpenBSD, BASH, PC-BSD, DragonFly BSD, BSDnow, FreeBSD, m0n0wall, pfSense, EuroBSDCon

Releases

FreeBSD 10.1-BETA3 Now Available

The third BETA build of the 10.1-RELEASE release cycle is now available on the FTP servers for the amd64, armv6, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and sparc64 architectures.

This is expected to be the final BETA release

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Lag!

Markus Pfeiffer has imported FreeBSD’s if_lagg to DragonFly.  It’s for talking LACP over multiple network ports, so that the traffic from those multiple ports can be aggregated – if what’s on the other end generally understands LACP.  (Failover mode may not count.)  Please test if you have that sort of surfeit of network ports.

BASH shell bug

As many of you are probably aware, there is a serious security issue that is currently all over the web regarding the GNU BASH shell.  We at the PC-BSD project are well aware of the issue, a fix is already in place to plug this security hole, and packages with this fix are currently building. […]

BSD News 22/09/2014

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Releases: FreeBSD, pfSense, GhostBSD
Other News: FreeBSD, systemd, Google Summer of Code, Unix, OpenBSD, Murmur, Mumble, WLAN, BSDSec, BSDnow, pfSense, HardenedBSD, ZFS, DragonFly BSD

Releases

FreeBSD 10.1-BETA1 Available 
FreeBSD 10.1-BETA2 Now Available
The second BETA build of the 10.1-RELEASE release cycle is now available on the FTP servers for the amd64, armv6, i386, ia64, powerpc, powerpc64 and

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