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Author Topic: new bash exploit  (Read 653 times)
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« on: September 24, 2014, 12:01:24 pm »

there is a newly found exploit in bash

http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2014-6271

bash for 7.0 and 7.1 has been patched and they are in their respective untested repositories.
its strongly suggested that users update bash to these new versions

7.0 is  bash-4.2 "3vl70" in untested
7.1 is 4.2.048 in untested
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« Reply #1 on: September 26, 2014, 11:17:23 am »

Thank you for the quick update!
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« Reply #2 on: September 26, 2014, 11:39:33 am »

I'm seeing updates to the updates filter down and show up in the daily cron jobs. Time for an update on VL?
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« Reply #3 on: September 26, 2014, 07:13:57 pm »

hello 'nother patch


bash for 7.0 and 7.1 has been patched and they are in their respective untested repositories.
its strongly suggested that users update bash to these new versions

7.0 is  bash-4.2 "4vl70" in untested
7.1 is 4.2.049 in untested

notice new version numers above
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« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2014, 12:31:44 pm »

more patches


7.0 is  bash-4.2 "5vl70" in untested
7.1 is 4.2.050 in untested
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« Reply #5 on: September 30, 2014, 03:00:57 am »

For this relative newbie, could you let me know the steps to do this?

Also, I have v6.0 - are there patches for bash under this version?
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« Reply #6 on: October 01, 2014, 12:54:13 pm »

blah blah new patches  blah blah



7.0 is  bash-4.2 "6vl70" in untested
7.1 is 4.2.051 in untested
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« Reply #7 on: October 03, 2014, 01:43:32 am »

much to my annoyance I can't get the untested repository... do you have the url for it?
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« Reply #8 on: October 03, 2014, 03:25:20 am »

http://vlcore.vectorlinux.com/pkg/untested

Browse there and find the correct URL for your version
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« Reply #9 on: October 12, 2014, 08:22:11 pm »

more bash patches in untested

7.0 is  bash-4.2 "7vl70" in untested
7.1 is 4.2.053 in untested
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