[IPFire Announcement] IPFire 2.11 - Core Update 57

The IPFire Project. ipfire-announce at lists.ipfire.org
Wed Mar 7 17:18:17 CET 2012


Today, we are releasing Core Update 57 for IPFire 2.11. It is again a
minor bugfix and security update.

Software updates
These components have been updated to address various security issues or
potential DDoS attacks:
    php: security update to 5.3.10
    apache: security update to 2.2.22
    squid: update to 3.19

Misc. changes
A bug in the GUI of the outgoing firewall was fixed, which automatically
disabled a rule after it has been edited (#10022
https://bugzilla.ipfire.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10022 ).

vim does now work better on remote consoles like PuTTY. Thanks for
patches to Mathias Schneuwly (#10021
https://bugzilla.ipfire.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10021 ).
The welcome banner that is shown to Cisco’s roadwarrior VPN client is
now customized and says “Welcome to IPFire – An Open Source Firewall
Solution”.

Recently updated addons
These addons have been updated in the last few weeks:
    cups: update to version 1.4.8
    nut: update to latest version 2.6.3
    pound: update to latest stable 2.6

If you like, you may express your appreciation for these updates by
making a donation to support the IPFire Project.
http://www.ipfire.org/donation

Thanks to all who have contributed to this core update. The full
changelog can be reviewed on gitweb.
http://git.ipfire.org/?p=ipfire-2.x.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/core57



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