Re: apache2 security update
- Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2017 14:58:28 -0500
- From: Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: apache2 security update
On Mon, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:48:46PM -0500, Dr. John A. Zoidberg MD wrote:
> This post concerns:
> Debian Security Advisory DSA-3796-1 (appended below)
> The package involved is apache2.
> I have two "live" internet webservers, one an uptodate jessie, the other a
> long-maintained wheezy. The jessie machine upgraded easily to the new
> apache2 packages, but apt on my wheezy does not find any to install.
> This line is in my sources.list:
> http://security.debian.org/ wheezy/updates main
> The above-noted Advisory (see below) only mentions new apache2 security
> upgrades for jessie, stretch and sid. May I safely assume that in fact there
> is no update to be applied for apache2 running in wheezy?
No, the version in wheezy is probably also affected. However,
wheezy is now supported by the Long Term Support project, and
you need to make changes to get those packages.
LTS has very limited resources.
You should consider upgrading to jessie.