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 the cPanel Community Forums, Discord, or Reddit to talk about this update and much more. If you have additional questions, feel free to reach out on one of our social channels.
- EA-10179: Update ea-apache2 to 2.4.51, drop 2.4.50 (with fix for CVE-2021-42013).
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 packages for EasyApache 4 with Apache 2.4.51. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2021-42013. We strongly encourage all Apache users to upgrade to version 2.4.51.
All versions of Apache through 2.4.50
The National Vulnerability Database (NIST) has given the following severity ratings to these CVEs:
CVE-2021-42013 – MEDIUM
Fixed vulnerability related to CVE-2021-41773.
cPanel, L.L.C. has released updated packages for EasyApache 4 on October 7, 2021, with Apache version 2.4.51. Unless you have enabled automatic package updates in your cron, update your system with either your package manager or WHM’s Run System Update interface.
You can download the signed CVE here.
Information about all releases this year can be found in the 2021 EasyApache 4 Changelog and the EasyApache 4 Release Notes. You can also sign up for our EasyApache Development and EasyApache Production mailing lists to see when updates are pushed for our RPMs, letting you know ahead of time what will be updated in each EasyApache release.