Whereas FreeBSD and OpenBSD use VuXML to manage security vulnerabilities in their ports collections, NetBSD maintains its own vulnerability list for its pkgsrc collection. The list is available atftp://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/packages/distfiles/pkg-vulnerabilities. Just as you can install portaudit on a FreeBSD system, you can install audit-packages on a NetBSD system. The audit-packages script will compare the vulnerabilities list to the installed software and advise you about any outstanding vulnerabilities that affect the software on that system.
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