View Full Version : IPFire 2.29 - Core Update 184 is available for testing

02-14-2024, 09:10 AM
Today we are releasing the next version of IPFire for testing: IPFire 2.29 - Core Update 184. It comes with a number of improvements all around the system and a lot of package updates. This change log reads a lot more compact than our usual release, but nevertheless give this update a good test and report any found issues back to the development team. If you would like to support us financially, please help us with a donation (https://www.ipfire.org/donate).

Intrusion Prevention System: Suricata has been updated to version 6.0.16 which fixes a number of vulnerabilities
It is now possible to individually enable logging for packets from and to hostile networks. This allows for easier monitoring of compromised systems on the local network without a lot of noise from portscans and similar things from the Internet. They are also graphed individually in the firewall hits graph.
A bug has been fixed in the installer: The process now fails if the boot loader could not be installed, when before, the installation completed successfully but left a newly installed system unbootable.
Updated packages: acl 2.3.2, attr 2.5.2, bash 5.2.26, dhcpcd 10.0.6, diffutils 3.10, dmidecode 3.5, ed 1.20, expat 2.6.0 (CVE-2023-52425 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-52425), CVE-2023-52426 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-52426)), file 5.45, fmt 10.2.1, gettext 0.22.4, GnuTLS 3.8.3 (CVE-2024-0553 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2024-0553), CVE-2024-0567 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2024-0567)), help2man 1.49.3, iana-etc 20240125, iproute2 6.7.0, ipset 7.19, iputils 20240117, libhtp 0.5.46, libidn 1.42, libpng 1.6.41, libtalloc 2.4.1, libyang 2.1.148, lvm2 2.03.23, lzip 1.24, memtest86+ 7.0.0, PAM 1.6.0, pixman 43.0, poppler 24.01.0, readline 8.2.10, shadow 4.14.3, SQLite 3.45.1, squid 6.7, suricata 6.0.16, vnstat 2.12, xz 5.4.6, zlib 1.3.1


Updated add-ons: bird 2.14, borgbackup 1.2.7 (CVE-2023-36811 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-36811)), FRR 9.1 (CVE-2023-47235 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-47235), CVE-2023-47235 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-47235)), HAProxy 2.9.2, libvirt 10.0.0 (CVE-2023-3750 (https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2023-3750)), lshw B.02.00, mc 4.8.31, stunnel 5.71, transmission 4.0.5, VDR 2.6.6 + Plugins, wavemon 0.9.5
mympd (https://www.ipfire.org/docs/addons/mympd) is a new package which provides a web user interface to mpd

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