Thanks for this, wouldn't have known otherwise, but there goes my Wednesday!

Riley Childs
Asst. Head of IT Services
Charlotte United Christian Academy
(704) 497-2086
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From: Thomas Bennett<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Sent: 4/8/2014 3:01 PM
To: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] Serious vulnerability in OpenSSL

There is this one for CentOS 6

They are "disabled_heartbeat" versions, download your version and use

rpm -ivh --force your_version_here

to overwrite your current openssl executable.

The following were sent out from our campus network security guy:

For those running any of the following distributions, updates to
OpenSSL are now available:






Cygwin (okay, not a distribution, but they were second only behind
            Gentoo in patching)



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On Apr 8, 2014, at 10:12 AM, Becky Yoose wrote:

> Thanks for forwarding this along, Cary. I've been patching this morning,
> and am now in the process of determine needs for new certs. (sigh...)
> If you need some guidance in patching your server, here are a couple of
> links to start y'all out:
> Ubuntu-related patch info - ;
> Thanks,
> Becky, who already broke into her chocolate stash before 8:45 in the
> morning.
> On Tue, Apr 8, 2014 at 9:06 AM, Cary Gordon <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Please read this page and its supporting documents about the Heartbleed
>> Bug.
>> If you use OpenSSL, and most service providers do, you should patch your
>> servers ASAP.  OpenSSL versions 1.0.1 through 1.0.1f (inclusive) are
>> vulnerable. Only version 1.0.1g or newer should be used.
>> Apologies for multiple postings.
>> Thanks,
>> Cary
>> Cary Gordon
>> The Cherry Hill Company
>> Los Angeles, CA