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Re: [irlp-embedded] Re: Security upgrades required

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  • David Cameron (IRLP)
    How old is the embedded node - There should be a program called elvis which is symbolic linked to VI. It is a small vi clone. nano is installed as the editor
    Message 1 of 7 , Jun 2, 2011
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      How old is the embedded node - There should be a program called elvis
      which is symbolic linked to VI. It is a small vi clone.

      nano is installed as the editor of choice for most embedded owners.

      Dave Cameron

      On 6/2/2011 1:15 PM, stevenclary wrote:
      > Thanks Dave!
      >
      > I went to make the change only to realize the VI is not on the machine. Frustrated...
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com, "David Cameron (IRLP)"<dcameron@...> wrote:
      >>
      >> I have had a chance to sit at my computer and find the line you have to
      >> change:
      >>
      >> export USE_IRLP_WEBADMIN=YES
      >>
      >> need to be
      >>
      >> export USE_IRLP_WEBADMIN=NO
      >>
      >> Save the file, then run flash_sync, and reboot your node.
      >>
      >> Dave Cameron
      >> VE7LTD
      >>
      >> On 6/1/2011 9:49 AM, David Cameron wrote:
      >>> In the file
      >>>
      >>> /home/irlp/features/features.env
      >>>
      >>> You can disable the remote admin by changing the YES to a NO on the line which mentions remote admin.
      >>> Don't forget to run
      >>>
      >>> flash_sync
      >>>
      >>> and then reboot.
      >>>
      >>> Dave Cameron
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> --------------------------------------------------------
      >>> David Cameron - VE7LTD
      >>> IRLP System Designer - http://www.irlp.net
      >>>
      >>> -----Original Message-----
      >>> From: "stevenclary"<steve_clary@...>
      >>> Sender: irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com
      >>> Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2011 12:45:28
      >>> To:<irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com>
      >>> Reply-To: irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com
      >>> Subject: [irlp-embedded] Re: Security upgrades required
      >>>
      >>> I will attempt to obtain more information about the actual risk. In the meantime, I will just turn off Apache - but can you tell me what the remote admin is, and how to turn it off? (It's been a while since I've done aything with IRLP).
      >>>
      >>> --- In irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com, "David Cameron"<dcameron@> wrote:
      >>>>
      >>>> I will have to look into a viable process to do this upgrade. The short answer would be to download the update tar package from Slackware and overwrite the current setup with the update package.
      >>>>
      >>>> Note that the PHP used is just the PHP interpreter that comes with apache.
      >>>>
      >>>> Do you have information on the risks you can forward?
      >>>>
      >>>> Also, are you using the remote admin portion of your node? If not, then you can safely turn off apache.
      >>>>
      >>>> Dave
      >>>> --------------------------------------------------------
      >>>> David Cameron - VE7LTD
      >>>> IRLP System Designer - http://www.irlp.net
      >>>>
      >>>> -----Original Message-----
      >>>> From: "stevenclary"<steve_clary@>
      >>>> Sender: irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com
      >>>> Date: Tue, 31 May 2011 15:37:29
      >>>> To:<irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> Reply-To: irlp-embedded@yahoogroups.com
      >>>> Subject: [irlp-embedded] Security upgrades required
      >>>>
      >>>> Hello,
      >>>> I am looking for instructions to upgrade PHP and Apache on our embedded node.
      >>>>
      >>>> Our institution recognizes the the current version as a risk.
      >>>>
      >>>> Can anyone get me pointed in the right direction?
      >>>>
      >>>> Steve
      >>>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>
      >
      >
      >
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