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Old 11-16-2003, 11:07 PM   #1
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Apache 1.3.29 Released: Security Update


For all those that are still running the 1.3.x series read below:

Did a search and suprised I didn't find this even posted but there was a new release of Apache that fixes a buffer overflow could occur in mod_alias and mod_rewrite when a regular expression with more than 9 captures is configured.

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename...=CAN-2003-0542

Found this on the Slackware site that was actually posted on November 4th which affects all versions prior to 1.3.29.

Suggested packages to upgrade are: Apache, mod_ssl and PHP.

Also for the 2.0.x versions, there were similiar updates as well. Check out http://httpd.apache.org for more details.

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Old 11-17-2003, 10:13 AM   #2
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It was in hackers_' Slackware Security Advisory of 2003/11/04.
Thanks anyway for posting.
 
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It was in hackers_' Slackware Security Advisory of 2003/11/04.
Thanks anyway for posting.
Ahh... gotcha. Didn't even show up in a search, go figure.
 
Old 11-17-2003, 10:56 AM   #4
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Didn't even show up in a search,
I had a "talk" with the search sandestin and threatened him with summoning one of the Evil Elementals (Steve "IR Satan" Balmer in this case). He sez he won't be ignoring you anymore :-]
 
Old 11-17-2003, 11:07 AM   #5
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Didn't even show up in a search,
I had a "talk" with the search sandestin and threatened him with summoning one of the Evil Elementals (Steve "IR Satan" Balmer in this case). He sez he won't be ignoring you anymore :-]
 
  


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