PC-BSD 8.0 – Alpha2

PC-BSD 8.0 – Alpha2

The alpha version number 2 of PC-BSD 8.0 is now ready for testing. Notable changes in this release: FreeBSD 8.0-RC1 Improvements to base system Using /usr/local LOCALBASE, allows users to easily modify their base desktop in the usual FreeBSD-ish way Port-Console tool,...
DesktopBSD 1.7 – last and final version

DesktopBSD 1.7 – last and final version

Peter Hofer, founder of DesktopBSD,  has announced on the mailinglist DesktopBSD 1.7. This new release comes with FreeBSD 7.2-RELEASE-p3 as base system and KDE 3.5.10 as desktop environment and includes a large number of pre-installed applications. The easy-to-use...
PC-BSD 8.0 – Alpha2

Living The PC-BSD Lifestyle

James Nixon has a post about the PC-BSD lifestyle: Sitting next to my 47” Westinghouse LCD TV is the iXsystems Apollo Workstation. This workstation is powered by the 5500 series of the Intel® Xeon® processor, an Asus GeForce 9800 GT video card, and 4 gigs of RAM. It...
Two Security Alerts for FreeNAS

Two Security Alerts for FreeNAS

The Learn FreeNAS blog reported about two recently found security flaws in FreeNAS, which will only affect those connected to the internet. Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in FreeNAS before 0.69.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML...
m0n0wall 1.3b18 released

m0n0wall 1.3b18 released

The m0n0wall team release beta 18 last week. The beta page has been updated to make it easier for you to decide what version is most suitable for you/your system: http://m0n0.ch/wall/beta.php