A potential exploit has been discovered that may allow attackers to execute malicious code across many Linux distributions. The vulnerability in the GNU C Library (glibc) has been assigned CVE-2015-0235 and is being referred to by some as the "Ghost" vulnerability.?

An update for CentOS / RHEL (5, 6 and 7) was?just released to address the glibc security vulnerability reported. This update rquires that we reboot the servers in order to ensure the patch has been enforced. Server lw:web-host-servers.com will be rebooted on 2/6/2015 at 11:00pm EST. We anticipate little downtime. If we manage a server or vps for you, we have already taken care of the exploit or have contacted you with further details. If you have any questions, email support@rocksolidnet.com.



Friday, February 6, 2015

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