Introducing ASLR In FreeBSD

Address Space Layout Randomization, an exploit mitigation technique which randomizes the in-memory layout of executables, is a feature lacking in FreeBSD that people have been asking for for a number of years. Oliver Pinter and Shawn Webb have come up with an...

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Bash Vulnerability in FreeBSD

As has been widely reported, a major vulnerability in bash has been discovered. This vulnerability, which is being referred to as "Shellshock", is considerably less severe in FreeBSD than most other Unix-like systems because bash is not in the base system, and FreeBSD...

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FreeBSD 10.1 BETA 2 released

FreeBSD 10.1 BETA 2 released

The developers of FreeBSD have released the second beta for version 10.1. 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 sparc64 architectures. The image checksums...

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GhostBSD 4.0 RC 3 Karine edition now available

GhostBSD 4.0 RC 3 Karine edition now available

The developers of GhostBSD have made available the third release candidate for version 4.0. Changes and fix between 4.0-RC2 and 4.0-RC3 include: SpiderOak was not compilable and it is missing in the system. GhostBSD Network Manager aded on i386 Warning: Updating...

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pfSense 2.2 enters BETA

pfSense 2.2 enters BETA

The developers of pfSense have released the BETA version for 2.2. The 2.2 release has now reached the beta milestone. This means the release is feature complete, a comprehensive list of new features and changes can be found here, and should stay relatively stable...

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FreeBSD Patches DoS Vulnerability

FreeBSD Patches DoS Vulnerability

FreeBSD has patched a denial-of-service vulnerability that could affect a host of third-party packages built atop the UNIX-like operating system. The vulnerability—found in the way FreeBSD processes TCP packets—was discovered by a member of Juniper Networks’ incident...

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BSDNow.TV Episode 55: The Promised WLAN

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Kris Moore interview Adrian Chadd about all things wireless, as well as his experience with FreeBSD on various laptop hardware. Click play below to tune in: Check out the official page here:...

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FreeBSD 10.1-BETA1 now available

FreeBSD 10.1-BETA1 now available

The first 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. The image checksums follow are included in the original announcement email. Installer images and...

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BSDNow.TV Episode 54

In this BSD Now episode, hosts Allan Jude and Kris Moore give a visual walkthrough of Lumina, a new BSD-exclusive desktop environment. In addition, they interview the main developer. Click the play button below to tune in: Check out the official page here:...

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FreeBSD 10.0 Swap File instead of Swap Partition

This article by WOH3 shows us how to use swap file instead of swap partition, in case one runs into overheating problems. I recently installed and configured FreeBSD 10.0 on an old desktop so that I could learn the system. I have been surprised by how powerful it is,...

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Install Snort on FreeBSD

Install Snort on FreeBSD

This article by All American Computer Repair will show you how to install Snort on FreeBSD. What is Snort? It is an open source intrusion prevention system capable of real-time traffic analysis and packet logging. 1. Login to your computer as root or elevate to su 2....

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PC-BSD 10.0.3 update released

PC-BSD 10.0.3 update released

The PC-BSD team is pleased to announce the availability of the next PC-BSD quarterly package update, version 10.0.3! This update includes a number of important bug-fixes, as well as newer packages and desktops. Packages such as Chromium 37.0.2062.94, Cinnamon 2.2.14,...

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Installing GNOME and MATE on FreeBSD-10

Installing GNOME and MATE on FreeBSD-10

These short tutorials will show you how to install a GNOME or MATE desktop environment on FreeBSD 10. Head on over to the following links to get started: http://fosskb.wordpress.com/2014/09/05/installing-gnome-on-freebsd-10/...

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