EasyApache 4 Apr 1 Release | cPanel Newsroom

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.

Apr 1st

EA 4

scl-ruby24-passenger
     • EA-8928: Updated the required version for ea-libcurl
     • EA-8898: Update scl-ruby24-passenger from v5.3.7 to v6.0.4

scl-php54
scl-php55
scl-php56
scl-php70
scl-php71
scl-php72
scl-php73
     • EA-8928: Updated the required version for ea-libcurl

mod_security2
     • EA-8928: Updated the required version for ea-libcurl

libcurl
     • EA-8947: Update libcurl from v7.68.0 to v7.69.1
     • EA-8928: Added version check for libssh2

ea-tomcat85
     • EA-8948: Update ea-tomcat85 from v8.5.51 to v8.5.53

ea-openssl11
     • EA-8946: Update ea-openssl11 from v1.1.1d to v1.1.1e

EA4-experimental

scl-phalcon4
     • EA-8949: Update scl-phalcon4 from v4.0.4 to v4.0.5

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.

SUMMARY
cPanel, L.L.C. has updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 with OpenSSL version 1.1.1e. This release addresses vulnerabilities related to CVE-2019-1551. We strongly encourage all OpenSSL 1.1.1 users to upgrade to version 1.1.1e.

AFFECTED VERSIONS
All versions of OpenSSL through 1.1.1d

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

CVE-2019-1551 – MEDIUM
OpenSSL 1.1.1e
Fixed bug related to CVE-2019-1551

SOLUTION
cPanel, L.L.C. has released updated RPMs for EasyApache 4 on April 1, 2020, with an updated version of OpenSSL 1.1.1. Unless you have enabled automatic RPM updates in your cron, update your system with either yum update or WHM’s Run System Update interface.

REFERENCES
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-1551
https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities-1.1.1.html

For a PGP-signed message, please see EA4-2020-4-1-CVE.signed.txt

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.

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