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From wr...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r17814 - in /release/httpd: Announcement2.2.html Announcement2.2.txt
Date Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:55:39 GMT
Author: wrowe
Date: Fri Jan 13 21:55:39 2017
New Revision: 17814

Log:
Publish announce following our RFC

Modified:
    release/httpd/Announcement2.2.html
    release/httpd/Announcement2.2.txt

Modified: release/httpd/Announcement2.2.html
==============================================================================
--- release/httpd/Announcement2.2.html (original)
+++ release/httpd/Announcement2.2.html Fri Jan 13 21:55:39 2017
@@ -1,50 +1,97 @@
-<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2 Final//EN">
+<!DOCTYPE html>
 <html>
 <head>
 <title>Apache HTTP Server Project</title>
+<style type="text/css">
+  body {
+    background: white;
+    color: #111111;
+    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
+    font-size: 18px;
+    margin-left: auto;
+    margin-right: auto;
+    padding-left: 8px;
+    padding-right: 8px;
+    max-width: 45em;
+  }
+
+  a {
+    color: blue;
+  }
+
+  a:visited {
+    color: #000080;
+  }
+
+  a:active {
+    color: red;
+  }
+
+  div.banner {
+    background: rgb(48, 69, 88);
+    margin-top: -28px;
+    margin-bottom: 1.5em;
+    height: 28px;
+  }
+
+  p, ul {
+    line-height: 1.3em;
+  }
+
+  li {
+    margin-bottom: 0.4em;
+  }
+</style>
 </head>
 
-<!-- Background white, links blue (unvisited), navy (visited), red (active) -->
-<body
- bgcolor="#FFFFFF"
- text="#000000"
- link="#0000FF"
- vlink="#000080"
- alink="#FF0000"
->
-<img src="../../images/apache_sub.gif" alt="" />
+<body>
+<img src="httpd_logo_wide_new.png" alt="" />
+<div class="banner"></div>
 
 <h1>
-                       Apache HTTP Server 2.2.31 Released
+                       Apache HTTP Server 2.2.32 Released
 </h1>
 <p>
+   January 13, 2017
+</p>
+<p>
    The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache HTTP Server Project are
-   pleased to announce the release of version 2.2.31 of the Apache HTTP
-   Server ("Apache"). (Note that 2.2.30 was not released). This version
-   of Apache is principally a security and bug fix maintenance release,
-   and addresses these specific security defects as well as other fixes;
+   pleased to announce the release of version 2.2.32 of the Apache HTTP
+   Server ("Apache"). This version of Apache is principally a security
+   and bug fix maintenance release, and addresses these specific security
+   defects as well as other fixes;
 </p>
 <ul>
-<li><a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2015-3183">CVE-2015-3183</a>
-     core: Fix chunk header parsing defect.
-     Remove apr_brigade_flatten(), buffering and duplicated code from
-     the HTTP_IN filter, parse chunks in a single pass with zero copy.
-     Limit accepted chunk-size to 2^63-1 and be strict about chunk-ext
-     authorized characters.
+<li><a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-8743">CVE-2016-8743</a>
+     Enforce HTTP request grammar corresponding to RFC7230 for request
+     lines and request headers, to prevent response splitting and cache
+     pollution by malicious clients or downstream proxies.
 </li>
 </ul>
 <p>
    We consider the Apache HTTP Server 2.4 release to be the best version
    of Apache available, and encourage users of 2.2 and all prior versions
    to upgrade. This 2.2 maintenance release is offered for those unable
-   to upgrade at this time. For further details, see:
+   to upgrade at this time.
+</p>
+<p>
+   Please note that Apache Web Server Project will only provide maintenance
+   releases of the 2.2.x flavor through June of 2017, and will provide some
+   security patches beyond this date through at least December of 2017.
+   Minimal maintenance patches of 2.2.x are expected throughout this period,
+   and users are strongly encouraged to promptly complete their transitions
+   to the the 2.4.x flavor of httpd to benefit from a much larger assortment
+   of minor security and bug fixes as well as new features.
+</p>
+<p>
+   For further details, see:
+</p>
 <dl>
   <dd><a href="http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement2.4.html"
               >http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement2.4.html</a></dd>
 </dl>
-</p>
 <p>
-   Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and 2.2.31 are available for download from:
+   Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and 2.2.32 are available for download from:
 </p>
 <dl>
   <dd><a href="http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi"
@@ -52,7 +99,7 @@
 </dl>
 <p>
    Please see the CHANGES_2.2 file, linked from the download page, for a
-   full list of changes. A condensed list, CHANGES_2.2.31 includes only
+   full list of changes. A condensed list, CHANGES_2.2.32 includes only
    those changes introduced since the prior 2.2 release. A summary of all 
    of the security vulnerabilities addressed in this and earlier releases 
    is available:
@@ -63,8 +110,8 @@
   </dd>
 </dl>
 <p>
-   This release includes the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) version 1.5.1
-   and APR Utility Library (APR-util) version 1.5.3, bundled with the tar
+   This release includes the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) version 1.5.2
+   and APR Utility Library (APR-util) version 1.5.4, bundled with the tar
    and zip distributions. The APR libraries libapr and libaprutil (and
    on Win32, libapriconv version 1.2.1) must all be updated to ensure
    binary compatibility and address many known security and platform bugs.
@@ -72,6 +119,14 @@
    from earlier httpd 2.2 source distributions.
 </p>
 <p>
+   Note this package also includes very stale and known-vulnerable versions
+   of the Expat [<a href="http://expat.sourceforge.net/"
+        >http://expat.sourceforge.net/</a>] and PCRE [<a
+        href="http://www.pcre.org/">http://www.pcre.org/</a>]
+   packages. Users are strongly encouraged to first install the most recent
+   versions of these components (of PCRE 8.x, not PCRE2 10.x at this time.)
+</p>
+<p>
    This release builds on and extends the Apache 2.0 API and is superceeded
    by the Apache 2.4 API. Modules written for Apache 2.0 or 2.4 will need
    to be recompiled in order to run with Apache 2.2, and most will require
@@ -83,6 +138,5 @@
    than the Prefork MPM), you must ensure that any modules you will be
    using (and the libraries they depend on) are thread-safe.
 </p>
-
 </body>
 </html>

Modified: release/httpd/Announcement2.2.txt
==============================================================================
--- release/httpd/Announcement2.2.txt (original)
+++ release/httpd/Announcement2.2.txt Fri Jan 13 21:55:39 2017
@@ -1,31 +1,41 @@
-                       Apache HTTP Server 2.2.31 Released
+                       Apache HTTP Server 2.2.32 Released
+
+   January 13, 2017
 
    The Apache Software Foundation and the Apache HTTP Server Project are
-   pleased to announce the release of version 2.2.31 of the Apache HTTP
-   Server ("Apache"). (Note that 2.2.30 was not released). This version
-   of Apache is principally a security and bug fix maintenance release,
-   and addresses these specific security defects as well as other fixes;
-
-    CVE-2015-3183 (cve.mitre.org)
-     core: Fix chunk header parsing defect.
-     Remove apr_brigade_flatten(), buffering and duplicated code from
-     the HTTP_IN filter, parse chunks in a single pass with zero copy.
-     Limit accepted chunk-size to 2^63-1 and be strict about chunk-ext
-     authorized characters.
+   pleased to announce the release of version 2.2.32 of the Apache HTTP
+   Server ("Apache"). This version of Apache is principally a security
+   and bug fix maintenance release, and addresses these specific security
+   defects as well as other fixes;
+
+     CVE-2016-8743 (cve.mitre.org)
+     Enforce HTTP request grammar corresponding to RFC7230 for request
+     lines and request headers, to prevent response splitting and cache
+     pollution by malicious clients or downstream proxies.
 
    We consider the Apache HTTP Server 2.4 release to be the best version
    of Apache available, and encourage users of 2.2 and all prior versions
    to upgrade. This 2.2 maintenance release is offered for those unable
-   to upgrade at this time. For further details, see:
+   to upgrade at this time.
+
+   Please note that Apache Web Server Project will only provide maintenance
+   releases of the 2.2.x flavor through June of 2017, and will provide some
+   security patches beyond this date through at least December of 2017.
+   Minimal maintenance patches of 2.2.x are expected throughout this period,
+   and users are strongly encouraged to promptly complete their transitions
+   to the the 2.4.x flavor of httpd to benefit from a much larger assortment
+   of minor security and bug fixes as well as new features.
+
+   For further details, see:
 
      http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement2.4.txt
 
-   Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and 2.2.31 are available for download from:
+   Apache HTTP Server 2.4 and 2.2.32 are available for download from:
 
      http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi
 
    Please see the CHANGES_2.2 file, linked from the download page, for a
-   full list of changes. A condensed list, CHANGES_2.2.31 includes only
+   full list of changes. A condensed list, CHANGES_2.2.32 includes only
    those changes introduced since the prior 2.2 release. A summary of all 
    of the security vulnerabilities addressed in this and earlier releases 
    is available:
@@ -40,6 +50,11 @@
    APR version 1.5 and APR-util version 1.5 represent minor version upgrades
    from earlier httpd 2.2 source distributions.
 
+   Note this package also includes very stale and known-vulnerable versions
+   of the Expat [http://expat.sourceforge.net/] and PCRE [http://www.pcre.org/]
+   packages. Users are strongly encouraged to first install the most recent
+   versions of these components (of PCRE 8.x, not PCRE2 10.x at this time.)
+
    This release builds on and extends the Apache 2.0 API and is superceeded
    by the Apache 2.4 API. Modules written for Apache 2.0 or 2.4 will need
    to be recompiled in order to run with Apache 2.2, and most will require



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