FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE Errata

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Last modified on 2014-07-08 by gjb.

This document lists errata items for FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE, containing significant information discovered after the release or too late in the release cycle to be otherwise included in the release documentation. This information includes security advisories, as well as news relating to the software or documentation that could affect its operation or usability. An up-to-date version of this document should always be consulted before installing this version of FreeBSD.

This errata document for FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE will be maintained until the release of FreeBSD 9.3-RELEASE.

Table of Contents
1. Introduction
2. Security Advisories
3. Late-Breaking News

1. Introduction

This errata document contains late-breaking news about FreeBSD 9.2-RELEASE Before installing this version, it is important to consult this document to learn about any post-release discoveries or problems that may already have been found and fixed.

Any version of this errata document actually distributed with the release (for example, on a CDROM distribution) will be out of date by definition, but other copies are kept updated on the Internet and should be consulted as the current errata for this release. These other copies of the errata are located at, plus any sites which keep up-to-date mirrors of this location.

Source and binary snapshots of FreeBSD 9.3-STABLE also contain up-to-date copies of this document (as of the time of the snapshot).

For a list of all FreeBSD CERT security advisories, see or

2. Security Advisories

Problems described in the following security advisories have been fixed in 9.3-RELEASE. For more information, consult the individual advisories available from

SA-14:01.bsnmpd1 January 2014

Fix bsnmpd remote denial of service vulnerability

SA-14:02.ntpd1 January 2014

Fix ntpd distributed reflection Denial of Service vulnerability

SA-14:03.ntpd1 January 2014

Fix BIND remote denial of service vulnerability

SA-14:05.nfsserver8 April 2014

Fix NFS deadlock vulnerability

SA-14:06.openssl8 April 2014

Fix ECDSA Cache Side-channel Attack

SA-14:08.tcp30 April 2014

Fix TCP reassembly vulnerability

SA-14:11.sendmail3 June 2014

Fix sendmail improper close-on-exec flag handling

SA-14:12.ktrace3 June 2014

Fix ktrace memory disclosure

SA-14:13.pam3 June 2014

Fix incorrect error handling in PAM policy parser

SA-14:14.openssl5 June 2014

Multiple vulnerabilities

SA-14:16.file24 June 2014

Multiple vulnerabilities

SA-14:17.kmem8 July 2014

Kernel memory disclosure in control messages and SCTP notifications

3. Late-Breaking News

No late-breaking news.

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