FreeBSD Security Advisory FreeBSD-SA-04:12.jailroute
kyle at xraided.net
Tue Jun 8 19:26:40 GMT 2004
If we are running RELENG_4, will we still receive the fix? I ask because
it says to upgrade to 4.10-RELEASE, RELENG_4_8, or RELENG_4_9. Am I
misunderstanding the RELENG tags?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-security at freebsd.org [mailto:owner-freebsd-
> security at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Colin Percival
> Sent: Tuesday, June 08, 2004 3:19 AM
> To: freebsd-security at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: FreeBSD Security Advisory FreeBSD-SA-04:12.jailroute
> At 22:06 07/06/2004, FreeBSD Security Advisories wrote:
> >FreeBSD-SA-04:12.jailroute Security
> >Affects: All FreeBSD 4.x releases prior to 4.10-RELEASE
> As a few people have noted, this should read "FreeBSD 4.8 and 4.9";
> never existed in earlier versions of FreeBSD.
> That said, FreeBSD 4.7 and earlier are no longer officially
> and it
> is highly recommended that people upgrade to a newer version, since
> been recent security advisories concerning issues to which earlier
> releases are
> still vulnerable.
> >V. Solution
> >Do one of the following:
> >1) Upgrade your vulnerable system to 4.10-RELEASE, or to the
> >or RELENG_4_9 security branch dated after the correction date.
> >2) Patch your present system:
> or, as usual,
> 3) If you are running an affected release, you can use FreeBSD Update:
> # cd /usr/ports/security/freebsd-update && make all install
> # cp /usr/local/etc/freebsd-update.conf.sample /usr/local/etc/freebsd-
> # /usr/local/sbin/freebsd-update fetch
> # /usr/local/sbin/freebsd-update install
> For more details, see http://www.daemonology.net/freebsd-update/ .
> Note that this is something I'm providing personally; it is in no
> endorsed by the Security Officer or the Project as a whole.
> Colin Percival
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