PC-BSD Information for VU#457759
glibc vulnerable to stack buffer overflow in DNS resolver
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 17 Feb 2016
- Statement Date: 17 Feb 2016
- Date Updated: 17 Feb 2016
PC-BSD is based upon FreeBSD, and as such does *not* use glibc by default for any native *BSD applications. As such, it is not vulnerable to CVE-2015-7547.
PC-BSD does allow running Linux applications through emulation, in which case users should ensure their packages / VM's are updated in accordance with upstream methods.
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