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by matthes134
2016/10/25 11:01:50
Forum: CentOS 6 - Security Support
Topic: How to fix "Dirty COW" on CentOS 6.8(linux 2.6.32)?
Replies: 34
Views: 20524

Re: How to fix "Dirty COW" on CentOS 6.8(linux 2.6.32)?

what issues do you run into by forcing the upgrade of your kernel from 2.6.32.643 to 3.10 i have tested this on a vm rpm --import https://www.elrepo.org/RPM-GPG-KEY-elrepo.org rpm -Uvh http://www.elrepo.org/elrepo-release-6-6.el6.elrepo.noarch.rpm Install the kernel yum --enablerepo=elrepo-kernel in...
by matthes134
2015/02/05 19:21:51
Forum: CentOS 6 - Security Support
Topic: Updating httpd and fixing issues
Replies: 5
Views: 6458

Re: Updating httpd and fixing issues

thank you for your reply i did the yum update and im on 6.6 final now re ran the security scanner and I still come up with issues with http being out dated it says? I also run the sudo rpm -q --changelog httpd | grep CVE and didn't find all the patches list on the print out that the security scanner...
by matthes134
2015/02/05 17:57:44
Forum: CentOS 6 - Security Support
Topic: Updating httpd and fixing issues
Replies: 5
Views: 6458

Updating httpd and fixing issues

I have run a security test on my local site Cento os 6.5 _x86_64 bit and find many errors with the httpd apache version it is 2.2.15 and wants a later package but doing a yum update http, doesn’t provide any updates. I see on the apache.org site the latest is 2.4.12 but I have heard by compiling you...
by matthes134
2015/01/29 19:51:22
Forum: CentOS 5 - X86_64,s390(x) and PowerPC Support
Topic: Looking how to update glibc version
Replies: 4
Views: 12750

Re: Looking how to update glibc version

priority=1
that worked thank you!!!
by matthes134
2015/01/29 19:16:57
Forum: CentOS 5 - X86_64,s390(x) and PowerPC Support
Topic: Looking how to update glibc version
Replies: 4
Views: 12750

Re: Looking how to update glibc version

Thank you for your reply
I tried that and it still tells me there is nothing to update?
it there something wrong with my repo file?
by matthes134
2015/01/29 16:30:54
Forum: CentOS 5 - X86_64,s390(x) and PowerPC Support
Topic: Looking how to update glibc version
Replies: 4
Views: 12750

Looking how to update glibc version

I am trying to update my local machine to the latest glibc updates. Currently running CentOS 5.11 x86_64 Kernel 2.6.18-398.el5 My current version of the glibc file are 2.5-123 below is my repo file. Any help would be much appreciated !!! # CentOS-Base.repo # # The mirror system uses the connecting I...