Category Archives: Component

FreeBSD 11.0 Released

The long awaited FreeBSD 11.0 series has been released.  This is the first release to see a different and easier to understand support structure and predictable support time line.  The 11.x series will be supported until October 2021.

PC-BSD Roles Installation Experience

PC-BSD is seeking feedback on the new ‘Roles’ experience that they plan to use in future PC-BSD releases.  This will provide a more flexible and focused package installation for your system so you can specifically setup workstations or laptops, depending on the type of workload they have. The project needs your input to help define… Read More »

OpenBSD 5.6 Pre-Orders Up

It is that time of the year again when OpenBSD fans have their cash out ready to buy the next release of OpenBSD, supporting the project financially. With the OpenBSD 5.6 release will see the end of distribution through the Computer Shop of Calgary, replaced by the new distributor Zednax through the portal OpenBSD Store… Read More »

FreeBSD 10.1-BETA1 Now Available

Just announced via the the FreeBSD mail list is that FreeBSD 10.1-BETA1 is now available for download.  Further information on how to upgrade can be found on the announcement page and as per usual, if you notice problems during your testing, please report them through the Bugzilla PR tool or via the -stable mailing list.

FreeBSD Security Advisory – 14:18.openssl

The FreeBSD Security Team have just released an advisory and patches for multiple vulnerabilities in OpenSSL. This covers the following CVEs: CVE-2014-3506 CVE-2014-3507 CVE-2014-3508 CVE-2014-3510 CVE-2014-3509 CVE-2014-3511 CVE-2014-3512 CVE-2014-5139 As always, please refer to the official post, patch accordingly and as soon as possible.