FreeBSD ports which are currently marked forbidden

linimon at linimon at
Fri Dec 7 08:31:14 UTC 2012

As part of an ongoing effort to reduce the number of problems in the
FreeBSD ports system, we periodically notify users about
ports that are marked as "forbidden" in their Makefiles.  Often,
these ports are so marked due to security concerns, such as known

An overview of each port, including errors seen on the build farm,
is included below.

portname:           graphics/linux-tiff
forbidden because:  Vulnerable since 2004-10-13,
build errors:       none.

portname:           lang/eperl
forbidden because:  Vulnerable since 2001-06-21,
build errors: (_Jul_31_06:17:35_UTC_2010)

portname:           security/sudosh3
forbidden because:  Secunia Advisory SA38292, ISS X-Force sudosh-replay-bo
                    (55903), replay() function buffer overflow.
build errors:       none.

portname:           x11-toolkits/linux-pango
forbidden because:  Vulnerable since 2009-05-13,
build errors:       none.

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