OBSOLETE Patch-ID# 122240-03

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Keywords: security cgi apache carp cookie pretty util mod_perl perl
Synopsis: Obsoleted by: 138323-02 SunOS 5.10_x86: Apache 2 mod_perl Perl cgi patch
Date: Aug/08/2008

Install Requirements: NA

Solaris Release: 10_x86

SunOS Release: 5.10_x86

Unbundled Product:

Unbundled Release:

Xref: This patch available for SPARC as patch 122239

Topic: SunOS 5.10_x86: Apache 2 mod_perl Perl cgi patch

Relevant Architectures: i386

Bugs fixed with this patch:

Sun CR # Bug #

Changes incorporated in this version: 6629836

Patches accumulated and obsoleted by this patch:

Patches which conflict with this patch:

Patches required with this patch: 120012-14 (or greater)

Obsoleted by: 138323-02

Files included with this patch:


Problem Description:

6629836 perl 5.8 vulnerable to buffer overflow in regular expression engine
(from 122240-02)
6663288 update CGI.pm to latest version 3.33 to address various known bugs
(from 122240-01)
6289386 CGI.pm is incompatible with new Apache mod_perl library

Patch Installation Instructions:
For Solaris 2.0-2.6 releases, refer to the Install.info file and/or
the README within the patch for instructions on using the generic
'installpatch' and 'backoutpatch' scripts provided with each patch.
For Solaris 7-10 releases, refer to the man pages for instructions
on using 'patchadd' and 'patchrm' scripts provided with Solaris.
Any other special or non-generic installation instructions should be
described below as special instructions.  The following example
installs a patch to a standalone machine:
       example# patchadd /var/spool/patch/104945-02
The following example removes a patch from a standalone system:
       example# patchrm 104945-02
For additional examples please see the appropriate man pages.

Special Install Instructions:
NOTE 1:  Before installing this patch, please be sure to install the
         latest patch utilities patches for your OS. This list of
         patches is defined at - http://sunsolve.sun.com
         Please use the pull down list which appears after the text:
         "Latest Patch Update: To ensure the correct functioning of
         the patching utilities on your system, stay up to date on
         the following patches"

README -- Last modified date: Saturday, November 10, 2012