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EasyApache 2018-07-18 Security Release

SUMMARY

cPanel, Inc. has updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 with cURL version 7.61.0 and Apache 2.4.34 and released EasyApache 3.36.6 with cURL 7.61.0 and Apache 2.4.34 on July 18, 2018. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2018-0500, CVE-2018-8011, and CVE-2018-1333. We strongly encourage all cURL users to update to version 7.61.0 and all Apache 2.4 users to upgrade to version 2.4.34.

AFFECTED VERSIONS
All versions of cURL through cURL 7.60.0
All versions of Apache through Apache 2.4.33

SECURITY RATING
The National Vulnerability Database (NIST) has given the following severity ratings to these CVEs:

CVE-2018-0500 – MEDIUM
cURL 7.61.0
Fixed bug related to CVE-2018-0500

CVE-2018-8011 – MEDIUM
Apache 2.4.34
Fixed bug in mod_md module related to CVE-2018-8011

CVE-2018-1333 – MEDIUM
Apache 2.4.34
Fixed bug in mod_Http2 module related to CVE-2018-1333

SOLUTION
cPanel, Inc. has released updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 on July 18, 2018, with cURL version 7.61.0 and Apache version 2.4.34. Unless you have enabled automatic RPM updates in your cron, update your system with either yum update or WHM’s Run System Update interface.

cPanel, Inc. has released EasyApache 3.36.6 with cURL version 7.61.0 and Apache version 2.4.34. Unless you have disabled EasyApache updates, the EasyApache application updates to the latest version when launched. Run EasyApache to rebuild your profile with the latest version of Apache and PHP.

REFERENCES

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-0500
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-8011
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1333
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.4
https://curl.haxx.se/changes.html

For the PGP-signed message, please see EA4 EA3 2018-7-18 CVE-signed.