EasyApache 4 March 31 Release

We are happy to announce that cPanel, L.L.C. has released an update for EasyApache 4! Take a look at some highlights below, and then join us on Discord or Reddit to talk about this update and much more.


  • CPANEL-36164: Add proxy configuration for ActiveSync.
  • ZC-8653: Modifications to directives, from testing.
  • ZC-8595: Add missing directives for ea-cpanel-tools.
  • EA-9625: Update litespeed to 7.9.

This release includes a security patch that has been issued a fix for a CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures), the details of which are included below.


cPanel, L.L.C. has updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 with  OpenSSL version 1.1.1k. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2021-3450 and 
CVE-2021-3449. We strongly encourage all OpenSSL users to update to version 1.1.1k.
All versions of OpenSSL through 1.1.1j.

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

CVE-2021-3450 – MEDIUM

OpenSSL 1.1.1k
Fixed bug related to CVE-2021-3450.

CVE-2021-3449 – MEDIUM
OpenSSL 1.1.1k
Fixed bug related to CVE-2021-3449.

cPanel, L.L.C. has released updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 on March 31, 2021, with an updated version of OpenSSL 1.1.1k. Unless you have enabled automatic RPM updates in your cron, update your system with either yum update or WHM’s Run System Update interface.


Download the PGP Signed CVE. 

More Information

Information about all releases this year can be found in the 2020 EasyApache 4 Changelog and the EasyApache 4 Release Notes. To ensure that you receive up-to-date product news from cPanel, we encourage you to subscribe to the Product and Security updates mailing list on our website. You can also sign up for our EasyApache Development and EasyApache Production lists to see when updates are pushed for our RPMs, letting you know ahead of time what will be updated in each EasyApache release.