"firefox-3.0.5,1 has known vulnerabilities"

Gary Palmer gpalmer at freebsd.org
Tue Jan 6 23:13:30 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 11:34:08PM +0100, Guill. Moreno-Socias wrote:
>    Hello.
>    I am trying to install www/firefox3 using portupgrade.  The ports
> tree is up to date.
>    I get the following:
> --->  Fresh installation of www/firefox3 started at: Tue, 06 Jan 2009
> 23:22:39 +0100
> --->  Installing 'firefox-3.0.5,1' from a port (www/firefox3)
> --->  Build of www/firefox3 started at: Tue, 06 Jan 2009 23:22:41 +0100
> --->  Building '/usr/ports/www/firefox3'
> ===>  Cleaning for firefox-3.0.5,1
> ===>  WARNING: Vulnerability database out of date, checking anyway

First thing is to make sure that you update the audit database.

portaudit -F

will fetch an up-to-date copy for you I believe.  I have firefox-3.0.5,1
installed and portaudit is not complaining about it, so I suspect the
issue is restricted to the version of the database you have.



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