Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-security (375 mails)

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Re: [suse-security] Linux/Slapper.worm
  • From: Peter Poeml <poeml@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2002 17:08:03 +0200
  • Message-id: <20020918150800.GC16750@xxxxxxx>
On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 09:34:27AM -0500, Paul Elliott wrote:
> I wish that SuSE would provide a configuration option that would bind
> apache of local help servers to the localhost and/or the local
> internet connection. That way those of us who use appache would not
> have to run a complicated firewall or configure the appache files our
> selves to be safe from this kind of thing, when all we want is a little
> local help.

But we do that -- if you configure the DOC_SERVER it will run on
localhost only, unless you change the ACL.

By the way, if you want to be vulnerable against the discussed issue,
you must have configured an SSL server on your own ;)


Thought is limitation. Free your mind.
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