Issue 148
Published May 03, 2023

Latest news from last week.


No releases.


OpenBSD Errata: Mai 3, 2023 (bgpd): An errata patch for bgpd and rpki-client has been released for OpenBSD 7.3. Binary updates for the amd64, i386 and arm64 platform are available via the syspatch utility.

As always, it’s worth following BSDSec. RSS feed and Twitter account available.


VM owners can now override the boot kernel: Dave Voutila (dv@) has added another feature to virtualisation on OpenBSD. Thanks to the following commit, it is now possible for the owners of virtual machines to override the boot kernel.

vmd(8) moves to a multi-process model: Dave Voutila (dv@) committed a change which brings a multi-process model to vmd(8), enhancing both security and performance.

BSD Now 504: Release the BSD: FreeBSD 13.2 Release, Using DTrace to find block sizes of ZFS, NFS, and iSCSI, Midnight BSD 3.0.1, Closing a stale SSH connection, How to automatically add identity to the SSH authentication agent, Pros and Cons of FreeBSD for virtual Servers, and more.

SCaLE20X Conference Report: Conference report from by Drew Gurkowski from FreeBSD Foundation.

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