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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
cPanel TSR-2014-0006 Announcement
8 August 2014
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact/Access: Reduced Security -- Unknown/Unspecified
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cPanel TSR-2014-0006 Announcement
Posted on August 4, 2014 by cPanel
cPanel has released new builds for all public update tiers. These updates
provide targeted changes to address security concerns with the cPanel & WHM
product. These builds are currently available to all customers via the
standard update system.
cPanel has rated these updates as having security impact levels of Moderate.
Information on cPanels security ratings is available at
If your deployed cPanel & WHM servers are configured to automatically update
when new releases are available, then no action is required. Your systems will
update automatically. If you have disabled automatic updates, then we strongly
encourage you to update your cPanel & WHM installations at your earliest
The following cPanel & WHM versions address all known vulnerabilities:
* 188.8.131.52 & Greater * 184.108.40.206 & Greater * 220.127.116.11 & Greater
The latest public releases of cPanel & WHM for all update tiers are available
SECURITY ISSUE INFORMATION
The cPanel security team identified the resolved security issue. There is no
reason to believe that this vulnerability is known to the public. As such,
cPanel will only release limited information about the vulnerability at this
Once sufficient time has passed, allowing cPanel & WHM systems to
automatically update to the new version, cPanel will release additional
information about the nature of this security issue.
Additional information is scheduled for release on August 11th, 2014.
For information on cPanel & WHM Versions and the Release Process, read our
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