[nycbug-talk] OT: Issues with FreeBSD & Apache
ike at lesmuug.org
Fri Feb 27 14:43:08 EST 2009
On Feb 27, 2009, at 9:34 AM, Matt Juszczak wrote:
> My Apache process on one box keeps dying (segmentation fault), and I
> to restart it.
> In /var/log/messages, I'm getting:
> Feb 26 18:39:29 pluto suhosin: ALERT - linked list corrupt on
> efree() - heap corruption detected (attacker '70.x.x.x', file
> What are my risks here? Is this just simply an overflow of some
> sort that
> I need to patch? Is my system vulnerable? I'm frankly not too
> with this specific error/warning.
> Thanks for any input,
The word 'attacker' in the error leads me to believe you should hit up
an Apache or PHP list pronto...
Report back though(?), sounds interesting- I'd love to hear if it ends
up being an attacker, or a bug.
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