Linux "Ghost" Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Valeri Galtsev galtsev at
Wed Jan 28 20:35:15 UTC 2015

On Wed, January 28, 2015 2:24 pm, Adam Vande More wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 1:52 PM, Jerry <jerry at> wrote:
>> Does this vulnerability affect FreeBSD?

This is glibc gethostbyname:

FreeBSD doesn't use glibc in base system (as far as I know). And I do not
see glibc in ports...


> Probably the linuxulator.

Valeri Galtsev
Sr System Administrator
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
University of Chicago
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