FreeBSD 8.0-RELEASE Errata
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This document lists errata items for FreeBSD 8.0-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 8.0-RELEASE will be maintained until the release of FreeBSD 8.1-RELEASE.
This errata document contains “late-breaking news” about FreeBSD 8.0-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.
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2 Security Advisories
The following security advisories pertain to FreeBSD 8.0-RELEASE. For more information, consult the individual advisories available from http://security.FreeBSD.org/.
|SA-09:17.freebsd-update||03 December 2009||
Inappropriate directory permissions in freebsd-update(8)
|SA-09:16.rtld||03 December 2009||
Improper environment sanitization in rtld(1)
|SA-09:15.ssl||03 December 2009||
SSL protocol flaw
3 Open Issues
No open issues.
4 Late-Breaking News and Corrections
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Last modified on: May 15, 2021 by Allan Jude