Issue 165
Published November 08, 2023

FreeBSD 14 getting closer with RC4 and more.


FreeBSD 14.0-RC4 Available: The fourth RC build for the FreeBSD 14.0 release cycle is now available. ISO images for the amd64, i386, powerpc, powerpc64, powerpc64le, powerpcspe, armv7, aarch64, and riscv64 architectures are FreeBSD mirror sites.


No security announcements.

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


HardenedBSD October 2023 Status Report: Changes in ports and more from HBSD developer.

Valuable News – 2023/11/06: The Valuable News weekly series is dedicated to provide summary about news, articles and other interesting stuff mostly but not always related to the UNIX or BSD systems.

BSD Now 531: Everlasting Software: OpenBSD 7.4, Making Software Last Forever, DragonFlyBSD Per-process capability-based restrictions, HardenedBSD September 2023 Status Report, NetBSD as a Kubernetes Pod, Firefox hardening with Arkenfox, and more.

July-September 2023 Status Report: The July to September 2023 Status Report is now available with 32 entries.

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