[Bug 227464] Re: Please roll out security fixes from PHP 5.2.6
thom at saunders.rit.edu
Tue Aug 5 20:31:52 BST 2008
Thank you for the fixes. Everyone seems to complain, but no one seems
to want to thank you.
Thank you, too, for being great netizens and working balls-out to fix
the huge DNS holes.
The bind updates were seriously needed and (I can only presume) required
a LOT of time. I realize that the catastrophicness of the DNS exploits
had to be addressed as quickly as possible, it is a shame that the PHP5
security holes couldn't have been fixed sooner. It is likely to be
installed on a greater number of installations. There are two,
currentLTS releases that should be being supported in a more timely
If Red Hat did, in fact, update PHP 5 security holes faster than Ubuntu,
then clearly the LTS security team needs to seriously consider hiring
additional able coders.
Please roll out security fixes from PHP 5.2.6
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